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Consequences of the AIDS Epidemic for Children

Citation

Urassa, Marc; Walraven, Gijs; & Boerma, J. Ties (1997). Consequences of the AIDS Epidemic for Children. In Ng'weshemi, Japheth Z. L.; Boerma, J. Ties; Bennett, John; & Schapink, Dick (Eds.), HIV Prevention and AIDS Care in Africa: A District Level Approach (pp. 337-49). Amsterdam: Royal Tropical Institute.

Abstract

A practical, well thought out approach to dealing with two major challenges for district health systems - reducing HIV transmission and coping with the consequences of AIDS. Sections of the book cover organization of a comprehensive district programme, data needs and uses, behaviourial and health interventions, consequences, and financing and sustainability. Based on experiences of the TANESA project in Tanzania, this book has broad implications for those dealing with the spread of AIDS.

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

HIV Prevention and AIDS Care in Africa: A District Level Approach

Author(s)

Urassa, Marc
Walraven, Gijs
Boerma, J. Ties

Editor(s)

Ng'weshemi, Japheth Z. L.
Boerma, J. Ties
Bennett, John
Schapink, Dick

Year Published

1997

Pages

337-49

Publisher

Royal Tropical Institute

City of Publication

Amsterdam

Reference ID

1241