New publications: AIDS, health care, human rights

First-Ever Guide for Building Human Rights into Health Workforce Planning, in Africa and Beyond, Released in Mexico City, Physicians for Human Rights (Aug. 4)
“Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), in consultation with numerous African NGOs, government officials, and individual health professionals, is releasing a guide today that shows how even very poor countries can build human rights into their health workforce planning and raise the standard of health among their citizens.”  Downloadable PDF

Landmark HIV/AIDS Publication Launches At International AIDS Society Conference in Mexico City, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (Aug. 6)
“The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, with support from the “A Day in the Life of Africa” Foundation/Tides Foundation, the U.S. Government, Harvard University and others, unveiled today a comprehensive guide to improving and expanding HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment efforts in resource-limited settings. . . . From the Ground Up: Building Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Care Programs in Resource-Limited Settings is a three-volume publication containing practical guidance designed and written toward health care providers, managers, policy makers, and implementers, as well as the academic community.”

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~ by h.e.g. on August 11, 2008.

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