Publisher: Japan Center for International Exchange (May 30, 2006)
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This e-book examines govt, civil society, company, and media responses to the emerging tide of HIV/AIDS an infection within the area. international locations reminiscent of Australia had early, focused epidemics. Others, like China, are experiencing quickly transforming into epidemics. Thailand has obvious excessive yet declining incidence charges whereas Vietnam is seeing exponential development in premiums between particular populations, really intravenous drug clients. in the meantime, Japan and others nonetheless have low occurrence charges, yet have to stay vigilant and lively in the event that they are to prevent a scourge. the various responses via each one society to the emerging chance supply severe and sensible classes. both very important is the expanding popularity that many difficulties contributing to the unfold of HIV/AIDS are cross-border concerns that needs to be addressed collaboratively. This quantity presents exact analyses through specialists within the box who provide perception into the efforts taking place of their personal societies to struggle the unfold of HIV/AIDS. individuals comprise William Bowtell (Lowy Institute for overseas coverage, Australia), Chanto Doung Sisowath (Pannasastra college of Cambodia), Zunyou Wu (National middle for AIDS/STD keep watch over and Prevention, China), Nafsiah Mboi (Indonesian nationwide AIDS Commission), Karen Houston Smith (Family healthiness foreign, Indonesia), Satoko Itoh (Japan middle for foreign Exchange), Surin Shin (Korean Alliance to Defeat AIDS), Chanthone Khamsibounheuang (Lao nationwide AIDS Center), Rozaidah Talib (Parliament of Malaysia), Eugenio M. Caccam Jr. (Philippine enterprise for Social Progress), Steve Hsu-Sung Kuo, Su-Fen Tsai, Huang Yen-Fang, and Wiput Phoolcharoen (Taiwan heart for sickness Control), and Pham Sanh Chau (Vietnam Ministry of overseas Affairs).