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  1. Understanding cultural obstacles to HIV/AIDS prevention in Africa.

    Article - En anglais

    Global efforts to prevent further spread of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are faced with tremendous obstacles, and limited understanding of the cultural and social context of HIV and AIDS is an important factor hindering prevention efforts to date.

    Examples from the authors' experience in providing technical support to 7 nongovernmental projects for HIV/AIDS prevention in Africa illustrate the importance of including qualitative data in initial baseline studies fro projects responding to the problem.

    Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Séropositivité, Prévention, Programme sanitaire, Politique sanitaire, Assistance technique, Environnement social, Milieu culturel, Afrique subsaharienne, Homme, Etude transculturelle, Organisation non gouvernementale, Virose, Infection, Immunopathologie, Hémopathie, Afrique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Seropositivity, Prevention, Sanitary program, Health policy, Technical assistance, Social environment, Cultural environment, Sub-Saharan Africa, Human, Crosscultural study, Viral disease, Infection, Immunopathology, Hemopathy, Africa

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0208698

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.