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Strategies to support the HIV-related needs of refugees and host populations. A joint publication of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV / AIDS (UNAIDS) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

@inproceedings{Spiegel2005StrategiesTS,
  title={Strategies to support the HIV-related needs of refugees and host populations. A joint publication of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV / AIDS (UNAIDS) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).},
  author={P. Spiegel and A. Miller and M. Schilperoord},
  year={2005}
}
Many countries are already overburdened by the impact of AIDS and are often unable or unwilling to provide these populations with the HIV-related services they require. This places many refugees in a unique situation. They are no longer guaranteed the protection of their country of origin they often do not have the assistance of the country of asylum and they go without the HIV-related services which they need and to which they are entitled under international human rights instruments. This… Expand
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