TITLE

UNHCR: New strategy for provision of antiretroviral therapy to refugees

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;May2007, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new strategy in the access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and support for refugees with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) as announced by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). The new strategy is expected to offer guidance to UNHCR and governments of countries hosting refugees and displaced people. It also addresses the provision of short-term preventive measures like mother-to-child transmission and prophylaxis.
ACCESSION #
25553562

 

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