The World Bank pioneered global HIV and AIDS financing early in the emergency and remains committed to achieving Millennium Development Goal 6, to halt by 2015 and begin to reverse the spread of HIV and AIDS, through prevention, care, treatment, and mitigation services for those affected by HIV and AIDS.
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This report explores the effectiveness
and sustainability of the AIDS prevention program in the
Cuijiaying navigation-power junction project of Han river.
Activities... Show More + have included a publicity campaign, lectures,
motion pictures, and condom distribution. A survey is
presented showing the general situation, sources of AIDS
information, AIDS knowledge, behavior and attitudes.
Questionnaires gleaned information about the
population's awareness of AIDS, transmission routes,
drug use, and approach to treatment. Insufficient attention
had been paid to construction workers, who were a group
particularly affected by AIDS. The report recommends that
the World Bank (WB) provide more funds to promote AIDS
prevention work, with special attention to large-scale
construction projects. AIDS education should be continued,
via methods such as informative radio and tv programs,
films, and interactive activities. Show Less -