Commentary & Opinion
Blog Examines Statement on HIV Programs, Other Health Issues
November 25, 2009
The Science Speaks: HIV & TB News blog examines a statement issued last week from 87 stake holders asserting that "HIV is not to blame for the ills, figuratively or literally, of developing world health systems, and funding for AIDS programs can't take a hit in favor of other health threats. ... The statement condemns the notion that donor countries should siphon funding from global HIV programs to address other health problems in resource-poor countries" (Shesgreen, 11/23).
This article was provided by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. It is a part of the publication Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report. Visit the Kaiser Family Foundation's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.