Published in AIDS Weekly, May 12th, 1997
A U.N. agency that coordinates the AIDS prevention work -- UNAIDS -- urged prison authorities to put aside objections to sodomy and drug use to concentrate on health realities.
Some prisons - particularly those in western Europe - have introduced AIDS prevention measures. But the majority are either unwilling or unable to do so.
Stuart Kingma, an expert with the UNAIDS, said more action was necessary because a high proportion of inmates are infected, especially...
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