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Determinants of the epidemic


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  • Cultural Determinants
  • Political Determinants
  • Poverty
  • Social Determinants

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  • Aceijas, Carmen; Stimson, Gerry V; Hickman, Matthew; Rhodes, Tim; on behalf of the United Nations Reference Group on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care among IDU in Developing and Transitional Countries, Global Overview of Injecting Drug Use and HIV Infection Among Injecting Drug Users, AIDS. 18 (17): 2295-2303, November 19, 2004., Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour (CRDHB), Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK, 2004, 8 pp. (Also available at pdfhandler.00002030-200411190-00010.pdf;jsessionid= GftJKJb8n8v62ZFc6CRKT8QrD1ZmfpMXl42yvzTtLgMpQn2h8CZ1!-1734750035!-949856144!8091!-1) [ Details... ]
  • ActionAid, Time to Act: HIV/AIDS in Asia, Books for Change, Bangalore, 2003, 64 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • ActionAid, Positive Voices: Emerging Governance Issues on HIV and AIDS in Asia, ActionAid, April 2006, 135 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • ADB - Asian Development Bank, Socioeconomic Implications of HIV/AIDS in the Pacific, ADB, 2006, 47 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • ADB - Asian Development Bank, Poverty Implications of HIV/AIDS in the Pacific, ADB, 2006, 30 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AusAID, Impacts of HIV/AIDS 2005-2025 in Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor, Final Report of HIV Epidemiological Modelling and Impact Study, AusAID, February 2006, 169 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Björkman, Håkan, HIV/AIDS and Poverty Reduction Strategies, Policy Note, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, August 2002, 20 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Bloom, David E., River Path Associates and Jaypee Sevilla, Health, Wealth, AIDS, and Poverty - the Case of Cambodia, Asian Development Bank, Sept 2001, 25 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Bloom, David, Ajay Mahal, Larry Rosenberg, Jaypee Sevilla, David Steven and Mark Weston, Asia's Economies and the Challenge of AIDS, Asian Development Bank, April 2004, 118 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Chatavanich, Supang, Mobility and HIV/AIDS in the Greater Mekong Subregion, Allan Beesey and Shakti Paul (Asian Research Center for Migration, Chulalongkorn University), Asian Development Bank, 2000, 145 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • China Ministry of Health and UN Theme Group on HIV/AIDS in China, A Joint Assessment of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in China, China Ministry of Health, UN Theme Group on HIV/AIDS in China, 1 December 2003, 45 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Cohen, Desmond, The HIV Epidemic and Sustainable Human Development, Issues Paper No.29, HIV and Development Programme, United Nations Development Programme, New York, 1998, 14 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Collins, Joseph and Bill Rau, AIDS in the Context of Development, UNRISD Programme on Social Policy and Development Paper Number 4, UNRISD - United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, Geneva, December 2000, 77 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Gommes, René; Jacques du Guerny; Michael H. Glantz; Lee-Nah Hsu, Climate and HIV/AIDS: A Hotspots Analysis for Early Warning Rapid Response Systems, UNDP, FAO, Bangkok, September 2004, 36 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hawkes, Sarah and K.G. Santhya, Diverse Realities: Understanding Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV in India, South and East Asia Regional Working Paper Series, The Population Council, New Delhi, 2001, 77 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Recommended HIV/AIDS Strategies for Hong Kong 2002-2006, Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, May 2002, 38 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hsu, Lee-Nah, HIV Subverts National Security, UNDP - South East Asia HIV and Development Project, Bangkok, August 2001, 8 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Hsu, Lee-Nah, Building Dynamic Democratic Governance and HIV/Resilient Societies, Building Regional HIV Resilience, UNDP South East Asia HIV and Development Programme, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS, February 2004, 70 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • International Crisis Group, Myanmar: The HIV/AIDS Crisis, Asia Briefing N°15, International Crisis Group, Bangkok/Brussels, 2 April 2002, 12 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Kelley, Laura M., and Nicholas Eberstadt, Behind the Veil of a Public Health Crisis: HIV/AIDS in the Muslim World, NBR Special Report, NBR - The National Bureau of Asian Research, Seattle, June 2005, 18 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Moodie, Rob & Edith Fry, HIV/AIDS - A Global Overview With Emphasis on Asia and the Pacific, It's Everyone's Problem: HIV/AIDS and Development in Asia and the Pacific, AusAID, Melbourne, 2000, 24 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • POLICY Project, The Socioeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS in the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, POLICY Project, June 2003, 43 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • POLICY Project, HIV/AIDS in the Mekong Region: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, & Viet Nam, Current Situation, Future Projections, Socioeconomic Impacts, and Recommendations, POLICY Project, June 2003, 64 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Population Foundation of India, HIV/AIDS in Karnataka: Situation and Response, PFI, Karnataka State AIDS Prevention Society, India-Canada Collaborative HIV/AIDS Project, Population Reference Bureau, Bangalore, December 2004, 32 pp. (Also available at ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=12029) [ Details... ]
  • Settle, Edmund, AIDS in China: An Annotated Chronology (1985 - 2003), China AIDS Survey, 15 November 2003, 157 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Srinivasan, Sandhya and Mini Sukumar, Liberalization and HIV in Kerala, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD), April 2006, 34 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • The UN Theme Group on HIV in China, HIV/AIDS: China's Titanic Peril 2001: Update of the AIDS Situation and Needs Assessment Report, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, June 2002, 91 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • TREAT Asia, MSM and HIV/AIDS Risk in Asia: What Is Fueling the Epidemic Among MSM and How Can It Be Stopped?, TREAT Asia (amfAR - Foundation for AIDS Research), August 2006, 85 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Uhrig, Jamie, HIV Vulnerability Mapping: Highway One, Viet Nam, UNDP South East Asia and Development Programme, United Nations Development Programme, October 2000, 45 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNAIDS - Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, Guide to Monitoring and Evaluating National HIV/AIDS Prevention Programmes for Young People, Addendum to the UNAIDS "National AIDS Programmes: A Guide to Monitoring and Evaluation", UNAIDS, Geneva, March 2005, 17 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNDP - South East Asia HIV and Development Programme, From Early Warning to Development Sector Responses against HIV/AIDS Epidemics, A Summary of Two Early Warning Rapid Response System workshops 13th - 14th June 2002, Bangkok, Thailand and 16th October 2002, Kunming, China, Compiled by Philip Guest, Jacques du Guerny & Lee-Nah Hsu, UNDP, Bangkok, May 2003, 32 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNICEF, Pacific: Children and HIV/AIDS: A Call to Action, UNICEF, 2006, 30 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • United Nations General Assembly, Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS: "Global Crisis - Global Action", Resolution adopted (27 June 2001) by the General Assembly, A/RES/S-26/2, United Nations, 2 August 2001, 15 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • WHO - World Health Organization, HIV/AIDS in Asia and the Pacific Region, WHO - World Health Organization, 2001, 100 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • WHO - World Health Organization & National AIDS Council-National Department of Health, Papua New Guinea, Consensus Report on STI, HIV and AIDS Epidemiology: Papua New Guinea, WHO & National AIDS Council, Port Moresby, 2000, 28 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Williams, Elizabeth, Asian Culture and AIDS, The Brown Journal of World Affairs, 2005, 14 pp. (Also available at [ Details... ]
  • Wilson, Andrew, Nicholas Partridge & Liviana Calzavara, et. al., 2002 Reviews of the National HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C Strategies and Strategic Research, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, October 2002, 288 pp. (Also available at hivhepc_review.pdf [ Details... ]

Prepared by: Adam Bowles