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Journal Articles

  • UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS; WHO - World Health Organization, 'Revised Recommendations for the Selection and Use of HIV Antibody Tests', Weekly Epidemiological Record, vol. 72, no. 12 March 21 1997, World Health Organization, Geneva, 1997, pp. 81-88. (Also available at http://www.who.int/docstore/wer/pdf/1997/wer7212.pdf) [ Details... ]

Reports

  • Report of an external review of the Vietnam National AIDS Control Programme, 20 August-4 September 1993, National AIDS Committee, Hanoi, September 1993, 30 pp. [ Details... ]
  • National Policy on HIV/AIDS and STD Related Issues, Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, November 1996, 92 pp. (Also available at http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/trav/aids/laws bangladeshnationalpolicy.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • The HIV/AIDS/STD Situation and the National Response in the Kingdom of Cambodia: Country Profile, 3rd edn, UNAIDS Cambodia, February 2000, 58 pp. (Also available at http://www.hawaii.edu/hivandaids HIVAIDSSTD_Situation_and_the_National_Response_in_the_Kingdom_of_Cambodia__Country_Profile.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • An Integrated Approach to Infectious Disease: Priorities for Action 2002-2006, Ministry of Health, Wellington, November 2001, 84 pp. (Also available at http://www.moh.govt.nz) [ Details... ]
  • National Strategic Plan for Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS in Sri Lanka, 2002-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Sri Lanka, 2002, 47 pp. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org/) [ Details... ]
  • The Work of WHO on HIV/AIDS: Progress Report, WHO/HIV/2002.18, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, September 2002, 31 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • National HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan 2004-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Fiji, 2003, 123 pp. [ Details... ]
  • The HIV/AIDS/STD Situation and the National Response in Nepal, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS; National Center for AIDS and STD Control, Kathmandu, January 2003, 11 pp. (Also available at http://www.synergyaids.com/documents/NepalHIVResponse03.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Annual Report 2002-2003 - 2003-2004 (up to 31 July 2004), NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, 2004, 95 pp. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/annualreport/annulareport.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Zhonghu Renmin Gongheguo Aizibing Yufang he Kongzhi Zhongqi Guihua 1990-1992 (People's Republic of China: Mid Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control (1990-1992)), n/d. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=661) [ Details... ]
  • ACA Secretariat, LegCo Adjournment Debate on AIDS - ten years on, Advisory Council on AIDS Hong Kong, September 2004, 16 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Advisory Council on AIDS Hong Kong, Strategies for AIDS Prevention, Care and Control in Hong Kong, Advisory Council on AIDS Hong Kong, 1994, 85 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AIDS/STD Section, Disease Control Division, Department of Public Health, Malaysia, National Strategic Plan: Prevention and Control of HIV Infection, Malaysia, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 30 June 1998, 26 pp. [ Details... ]
  • AIDS/STD Section, Disease Control Division, Department of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Plan of Action for the Prevention and Control of HIV Infection, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 1998, 137 pp. [ Details... ]
  • AIDSNET - Danish NGO Network on AIDS and Development, Synergising HIV/AIDS and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights - A Manual for NGOs, 2nd edn, AIDSNET, 2006, 122 pp. (Also available at http://www.aidsnet.dk/files/filer/aidsnet/sm/extranet/srhr%20manual aidsnetwhosynergisingmanual_ver2.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Meeting the Challenge: Australia's International HIV/AIDS Strategy, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, July 2004, 33 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Bangladesh AIDS and Prevention Control Programme, Strategic Plan of The National AIDS Programme of Bangladesh 1997-2002, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, July 2000, 44 pp. (Also available at http://hivaidsclearinghouse.unesco.org ev.php?URL_ID=1653&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201&reload=1097143865) [ Details... ]
  • Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank, Blood Services in Central Asian Health Systems: A Clear and Present Danger of Spreading HIV/AIDS and Other Infectious Diseases, The World Bank, Washington, DC, May 2008, 67 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Bith, Pollie, Chan Kanha, Hean Sokhom, Nguon Sokunthea and Judith Zweers, Care and Support for People with HIV/AIDS: Phnom Penh, Battambang and Banteay Meanchey, Center for Advanced Study, Phnom Penh, March 2000. (Also available at http://www.cascambodia.org/jica_aids.htm) [ 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 http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/china_joint_assessment_2003_en_pdf.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • de Lind van Wijngaarden, Jan W, The HIV/AIDS Situation in the Republic of the Maldives in 2006, August 2006, 51 pp. (Also available at http://aidsallianceindia.net/Material_Upload/document THE%20HIV-AIDS%20SITUATION.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Department of Health, National Strategic Plan for Expansion and Upgrading of HIV/AIDS Activities in Myanmar (2001-2005), Department of Health, Ministry of Health, Union of Myanmar, n/d, 12 pp. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/napstrategymyanmar.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Department of Health and Education Department, Hong Kong, Guidelines on the Prevention of Blood-Borne Diseases in Schools, Department of Health and Education Department, Hong Kong, 1994, 58 pp. (Also available at http://www.info.gov.hk/aids/pdf/g27.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Feachem, Richard G. A., Valuing the Past...Investing in the Future: Evaluation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy 1993-94 to 1995-96, 2nd edn, Looking Glass Press for Publications and Design (Public Affairs), Commonwealth Dept. of Human Services and Health, Downer, ACT, November 1995, 232 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Fuyang Women's and Children's Working Committee, Save the Children, A Strange Illness: Issues and Research by Children Affected by HIV/AIDS in Central China, Save the Children, June 2005, 38 pp. (Also available at http://aidsportal.org/store/421.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Gable, Lance, Katharina Gamharter, Lawrence O. Gostin, James G. Hodge, Jr. And Rudolf V. Van Puymbroeck, Legal Aspects of HIV/AIDS: A Guide for Policy and Law Reform, The World Bank, Washington, DC, 2007, 250 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Gold, Julian; Maggy Tomkins; Phillip Melling and Nicholas Bates (For the East Asia and Pacific Healthcare Worker Safety Network), Guidance Note on Health Care Worker Safety from HIV and other Blood Borne Infections, Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP) Discussion Paper, The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank, Washington, May 2004, 46 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Government of Nepal, Nepal's National HIV/AIDS Strategy 2002-2006, Government of Nepal, 2002. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org/html/pub/topics/nsp-library/nsp-asia nsp_nepal_2002-2006_en_doc.htm) [ Details... ]
  • HIV/AIDS Department, Family and Community Health Cluster, WHO, Leading the Health Sector Response to HIV/AIDS, WHO/HIV/2002.16, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, May 2003, 8 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2001-July 2002), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, July 2002, 66 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2002-July 2003), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, May 2004, 39 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2003-July 2004), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, 2005, 46 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, Locked Doors: The Human Rights of People Living With HIV/AIDS in China, Human Rights Watch, © August 2003, 95 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Inter-Agency Standing Committee Task Force on HIV/AIDS in Emergency Settings, Guidelines for HIV/AIDS Interventions in Emergency Settings, IASC, Geneva, November 2003, 54 pp. (Also available at http://www.unfpa.org/upload/lib_pub_file/249_filename_guidelines-hiv-emer.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Jenkins, Carol, A Situational Assessment of HIV/AIDS in the Maldives for the Year 2000, Conducted for the Department of Public Health and the UN Theme Group, The Republic of Maldives, UN Theme Group on HIV/AIDS, June 2000, 34 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Guojia Youguan Buweiju (Tuanti) Yufang Kongzhi Aizibing Xingbing Gongzuo Zhize ( HIV Related Responsibilities of Government Department/Agencies), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2000. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=76) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, China HIV/AIDS Containment, Prevention and Control Action Plan (2001-2005), (English translation), Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China, 2001. (Also available at http://www.unchina.org/unaids/ekey16.html) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Zhongguo Ezhi yu Fangzhi Aizibing Xingdong Jihua (China HIV/AIDS Containment, Prevention and Control Action Plan (2001-2005)), In collaboration with 30 other government ministries and committees, Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Repubic of China, 2001. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=358) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020 (incomplete), Promulgated together with the Prime Minister's Decision No. 36/2004/QD-TTg of March 17, 2004, The Government, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, 2004, 39 pp. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org.vn/local/gov/36-2004-qd-ttg.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Feifa Cai Gong Xueye he Dan Cai Xuejiang Zhuanxiang Zhengzhi Gongzuo Shishi Fangan (Implementation Plan on Campaigning against Illegal Collecting and Supply of Blood and Plasma), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/public/open.aspx?n_id=8144) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government, Guanyu Jiaqiang Yufang he Kongzhi Aizibing Gongzuo de Yijian (Recommendations on Reinforcement of HIV Prevention and Control), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 1995. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=663) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Xuezhan Guanli Banfa (Regulation on Management of Blood Station (Interim), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 1998. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=72) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Guanyu dui Aizibing Bingdu Ganranzhe he Aizhibing Bingren de Guanli Yijian (Recommendations on the Administration of People with HIV and AIDS patients), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 1999. [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Guanyu Zai Jiwang Youchang Gongxuezhe Renqun zhong Kaizhan Aizibing Bingdu Kangti Shaicha de Tongzhi (Circular on Screening HIV antibody among Former Commicial Blood Donors), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/public/open.aspx?n_id=8756&seq=0) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Yufang Kongzhi Aizibing Xuanchuan Jiaoyu Zhishi Yaodian (Main points for Education and Media Communication in order to prevent and control HIV/AIDS), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/news more_index.aspx?tp_class=A102&ifShowSubClass=0&CurrectPage=1&keywords=) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Public Security, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Finance, State Administration of Radio, Film and Television, Zhongguo Yufang yu Kongzhi Aizibing Zhongchangqi Guihua Shishi Zhidao Yijian (Implementation Guidelines of the Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China ), Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China, 2001. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=71) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Afghanistan National Strategic Framework for HIV/AIDS (2006-2010), Ministry of Public Health of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, June 2008, 45 pp. (Also available at http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_protect/---protrav/---ilo_aids wcms_117241.pdfhttp://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_protect/---protrav/---ilo_aidshttp://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_protect/---protrav) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Finance, The Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China (1998-2010), The State Council Issue No: [1998] 38, (English translation), Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China, 1998. (Also available at http://www.unchina.org/unaids/ekey15.html) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Finance, Zhongguo Kongzhi Aizhibing Zhongchangqi Guihua (The Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China (1998-2010)), Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China, 1998. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=359#) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, An Action Plan for Blood Safety, NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, July 2003, 26 pp. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/publication/14.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, National Blood Policy, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, April 2003. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/prog_policyblood.htm) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, National AIDS Prevention and Control Policy, Government of India, n/d, 23 pp. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/Asia%20Pacific%20at%20a%20Glance/India National%20HIV%20Policy%20India.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organization, HIV Testing Manual: Laboratory Diagnosis, Bio-Safety and Quality Control, NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, n/d, 162 pp. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/publication/7.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Authority, National Strategic Plan for a Comprehensive and Multisectoral Response to HIV/AIDS 2001-2005, Kingdom of Cambodia, National AIDS Authority, n/d. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/nationalpolicycambodia.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Committee of Vietnam, Medium Term Plan for Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS in Viet Nam, 1994-1995 and 1996-2000, Approved by Minister of Health, Chairman of the National AIDS Committee of Vietnam, Prof. Nguyen Trong Nhan, Ministry of Health, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, March 1994, 21 pp. [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Control Programme, The National HIV/AIDS Strategic Framework, 2001-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Pakistan; UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, 2001. (Also available at http://www.nacp.com.pk/pdf THE%20NATIONAL%20HIV_AIDS%20STRATEGIC%20FRAMEWORK.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National Center For AIDS and STD Control, Nepal's National HIV/AIDS Strategy, Final Draft, Ministry of Health, Government of the Kingdom of Nepal, July 19 2002, 48 pp. (Also available at http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/pdf/countries/nepal2.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National Centre for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STI Control, Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS and STI Prevention and Care in Cambodia 2001-2005, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Cambodia, October 2000. (Also available at http://www.bigpond.com.kh/users/nchadsadb/CambodiaProgram.htm) [ Details... ]
  • National Centre for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STI Control, National Strategic Plan STD/HIV/AIDS: Prevention and Care in Cambodia 1998-2000, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Cambodia, n/d, 22 pp. [ Details... ]
  • Phan Van Khai (Prime Minister of Vietnam), Directive of the Prime Minister on Strengthening HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control, No. 02/2003/CT-TTg, The Government, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, 2003, 3 pp. [ Details... ]
  • Phan Van Khai (Prime Minister of Vietnam), Decision No. 36/2004/QD-TTg of March 17, 2004 approving the National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020, Includes the National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020, The Government, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, March 17, 2004. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org.vn/local/gov/36-2004-qd-ttg.pdf) [ 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 http://www.policyproject.com/pubs/generalreport/ACF1B3.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Policy Project, Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Uttar Pradesh: Workshop Proceedings, POLICY Project, January 2004, 304 pp. (Also available at http://www.policyproject.com/pubs/countryreports/IND_PrevHIV_UP.ps.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Queensland Health, Extract from Infection Control Guidelines: Guidelines for Management of Occupational and Non-Occupational Exposures to Blood and Body Fluids, Queensland Health, November 2001, 28 pp. (Also available at http://www.health.qld.gov.au/infectioncontrol/documents/pdf/APPENDIX%20P3.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Rabukawaqa, Vilikesa (Ministry of Health), Fiji National HIV/AIDS Policy, Draft, September 2001, 38 pp. [ Details... ]
  • San, Pham Bich, Pham Huy Dung, Khuat Thu Hong, Khuat Thi Hai Oanh and Tran Tuan, Report Evaluation of the National AIDS Program January 1996 - June 2001 in Vietnam, conducted by Market and Development Research Center for VIE/98/006 Project - HIV/AIDS Capacity Development, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme; National AIDS Standing Bureau, Ministry of Health; AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Hanoi, May 2002, 132 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Scientific Committee on AIDS, Recommendations on Infection Control Practice for HIV Transmission in Health Care Settings, Co-sponsored by the Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS and the Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health, Scientific Committee on AIDS of the Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, January 2005, 14 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Settle, Edmund, AIDS in China: An Annotated Chronology (1985 - 2003), China AIDS Survey, 15 November 2003, 157 pp. (Also available at http://www.casy.org/chron/AIDSchron_111603.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Standing Committee of the People's Congress of China, Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo Chuanranbing Fangzhifa (Law on Infectious Diseases), 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/news menu_index.aspx?title=%B7%A8%C2%C9%B7%A8%B9%E6&group=flfg&ifShowSubClass=1) [ Details... ]
  • State Council of China, Aizibing Jiance Guanli de Ruogan Guiding (Rules on Administration and Surveillance of HIV/AIDS), State Council of China, 1988. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=73) [ 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... ]
  • UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS; PNAC - Philippines National AIDS Council, Country Profile: HIV/AIDS/STD situation in the Philippines and the national response, UNAIDS, August 1998. [ Details... ]
  • UNAIDS - The United Nations Joint Programme on HIV/AIDS, Handbook for Legislators on HIV/AIDS, Law and Human Rights: Action to Combat HIV/AIDS in View of its Devastating Human, Economic and Social Impact, UNAIDS Best Practice Collection, UNAIDS 99.48E, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS/International Parliamentary Union, Geneva, November 1999, 153 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNDP - United Nations Development Programme, Thailand's Response to HIV/AIDS: Progress and Challenges, Thematic MDG Report, UNDP, Bangkok, 2004, 100 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, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and UNICEF- United Nations Children's Fund, Towards Universal Access: Scaling Up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector Progress Report 2010, WHO, Geneva, 2010, 145 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia, Strategies for Safe Blood Transfusion, SEA/HLM/311, World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia, New Delhi, 1998, 74 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]

Prepared by: Adam Bowles