The Environmental and Social Influences of HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Focus on Rural Communities

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The Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) pandemic has caused far-reaching effects in sub-Saharan Africa. The pandemic has effectively diminished the workforce, increased poverty rates, reduced agricultural productivity, and transformed the structure of many rural households. HIV/AIDS further strains the already fragile… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/ijerph8072967

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@inproceedings{Oramasionwu2011TheEA, title={The Environmental and Social Influences of HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Focus on Rural Communities}, author={Christine U Oramasionwu and Kelly R. Daniels and Matthew Labreche and Christopher Raymond Frei}, booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health}, year={2011} }