UNAIDS Best Practice Collection
UNAIDS/03.11E (English original, May 2003)
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WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data
Handbook on access to HIV/AIDS-related treatment : a collection of information, tools and other resources for NGOs, CBOs and PLWHA groups / produced by UNAIDS, WHO, and the International HIV/AIDS Alliance.
(UNAIDS best practice collection. Key material)
1.HIV infections - therapy 2.Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - therapy 3.Anti-HIV agents - supply and distribution 4.Health services accessibility 5.Needs assessment 6.Resource guides 7.Handbooks. I.UNAIDS II.World Health Organization III.International HIV/AIDS Alliance.
ISBN 92 9 173161 7
(NLM classification: WC 503.2)
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Produced by UNAIDS, WHO
and the International HIV/AIDSAlliance
Carolyn Green, Dr Mandeep Dhaliwal, Sarah Lee, Dr Vinh Kim Nguyen, Hillary Curtis, Georgina Stock
Technical Officers responsible
UNAIDS Secretariat: Dr Françoise Renaud-Théry
WHO - EDM: Marthe Everard, Paula Munderi
International HIV/AIDS Alliance: Dr Mandeep Dhaliwal
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS: www.unaids.org
A website about the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, with many useful publications.
World Health Organization: www.who.int
A website about the World Health Organization, with many useful publications.
International HIV/AIDS Alliance: www.aidsalliance.org or www.aidsmap.com
A website about the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, with many practical publications and helpful links to other useful websites.