Women’s Rights Important To Preventing Child HIV Infections
Bloomberg Businessweek: Wives Hide HIV as Stigma Undermines Progress on AIDS
“…Protecting young mothers will be critical if the world is to meet a U.N. target of eliminating new HIV infections among children by 2015. At an international AIDS meeting that started in Melbourne yesterday, public figures from Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in poorer nations…” (Gale, 7/21).
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