Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, March 8th, 2005
According to researchers in Switzerland, "The southern Africa crisis represents the first widespread emergency in a region with a mature HIV/AIDS epidemic. It provides a steep learning curve for the international humanitarian system in understanding and responding to the complex interactions between the epidemic and the causes and the effects of this crisis.
"It also provoked much debate about the severity and causes of this emergency, and the appropriateness of the response by the humanitarian community."
"The authors argue that the...
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