Governance & HIV and AIDS

The role of Southern actors in global governance : the fight against HIV/AIDS

Bartsch, Sonja and Kohlmorgen, Lars | 2007
  • Author(s): Bartsch, Sonja and Kohlmorgen, Lars
  • Publisher: German institute of global and area studies (GIGA)
  • Pages: --
  • Keywords: international co-operation, civil society, governance, aids, developing countries
This paper examines the role of Southern governments and non-state actors in the central organisations of global health, their influence in debates and discourses on strategies to fight HIV/AIDS in the developing world.

Empowering smallholder farmers in markets : national and international policy contexts

Bijman, Wilhelmus Johannes Joseph and Ton, Giel and Meijerink, Gerdien | 2007
  • Author(s): Bijman, Wilhelmus Johannes Joseph and Ton, Giel and Meijerink, Gerdien
  • Publisher: European consortium for agricultural research in the tropics (ECART) [etc.]
  • Pages: --
  • Keywords: agricultural product marketing, small farms, co-operatives, market access, risk, empowerment, development policy
National and international policy initiatives that impact market access constraints for smallholders and co-operatives are discussed. These barriers are related to market entry, market risk, transaction costs, and bargaining power.

Community responses to HIV/AIDS : an audit of AIDS-related activity in three South African communities

Birdsall, Karen and Kelly, Kevin | [2005]
  • Author(s): Birdsall, Karen and Kelly, Kevin
  • Publisher: Centre for AIDS development research & evaluation (CADRE)
  • Pages: --
  • Keywords: community participation, human resources, evaluation, financing, aids, south africa
Presentation of the results of an audit held by the Centre for AIDS Development Research & Evaluation.

Community responses to HIV/AIDS in South Africa : findings from a multi-community survey

Birdsall, Karen and Kelly, Kevin and Baillie, Kim | cop. 2005
  • Author(s): Birdsall, Karen and Kelly, Kevin and Baillie, Kim
  • Publisher: Centre for AIDS development, research and evaluation (CADRE)
  • Pages: --
  • Keywords: community organization, community participation, civil society, local government, aids, urban areas, rural areas, south africa
This study sought to explore the nature of local-level responses, the major actors involved with AIDS response at community level, the types of services being provided, and the challenges being faced by local groups involved in AIDS response.

The potential impact of HIV/AIDS interventions on the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Africa : a simulation exercise for the World bank

Bollinger, Lori and Stover, John | 2007
  • Author(s): Bollinger, Lori and Stover, John
  • Publisher: World bank]
  • Pages: --
  • Keywords: programme management, disease prevention, pharmaceuticals, aids, africa
This background paper examines the following questions: what is the appropriate level and type of funding for different epidemic profiles in sub-Saharan Africa and which interventions would have the most impact on the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

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