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Aid and AIDS: a delicate cocktail

Dalen van, H.P. and Reuser, M. (2008) Aid and AIDS: a delicate cocktail. VOX: research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists, 7-7-2008.



Development assistance targeting health overwhelmingly concentrates on HIV/AIDS. This column argues that that focus neglects critical demographic issues and degrades health infrastructure, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa. The prime rule for AIDS aid should be “First, do no harm”.

Item Type:Article
Institutes:Ned. Interdisc. Demografisch Instituut (NIDI)
ID Code:3932
Deposited On:01 Oct 2009 14:21
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