DIFFERING HIV INFECTION RATES IN BRAZIL AND SOUTH AFRICA: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF POLICIES AND PRACTICES

  • Rafael Noronha Development Officer: Rural Education, Awareness and Community Health Organisation, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • André de V Smit Department of Social Development, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Abstract

During the past twenty years much attention has been focused on HIV/AIDS globally. Despitemuch research, endless discussions and political machinations, the pandemic is largelyuncontrolled, particularly in parts of the developing world. However, some countries havemanaged to substantially reduce their rates of infection.

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2014-06-13
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