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Vietnam Launches Contest to Fight HIV/AIDS

August 12, 2010

The Vietnamese Ministry of Health and the World Bank office in Vietnam are sponsoring a contest seeking the best ideas to contain the spread of HIV and mitigate its socio-economic impact. Communication themes center on awareness, disease-reduction interventions, prevention of vertical transmission, and support and treatment of HIV-positive persons. Implementation of the winning ideas will be funded, contest organizers said.

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Xinhua News Agency

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This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
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