Gender mainstreaming in HIV/AIDS
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Gender mainstreaming in HIV/AIDS taking a multisectoral approach

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Published by Commonwealth Secretariat in London .
Written in English


  • HIV infections -- Treatment -- Government policy -- Commonwealth countries,
  • HIV-positive persons -- Sex differences -- Commonwealth countries,
  • Discrimination in medical care -- Prevention -- Commonwealth countries

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-145)

SeriesNew gender mainstreaming series on development issues
ContributionsCommonwealth Secretariat, Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women"s Health
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17058550M
ISBN 100850926556

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