Gaining a Foothold: Tackling Poverty, Gender Inequality and HIV/AIDS in Africa

Publish Year : 2005
Publisher : British Medical Journal, 331:769-772
Author Name : Kim J.C. and Watts C.
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Description :

This paper examines poverty and social structures that may keep many women in Africa from being able to protect themselves from HIV.


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