The Politics of HIV/AIDS in Russia
|Series title:||BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
This book studies the role of civil society organisations in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Russia. It looks at how Russia's HIV/AIDS epidemic has developed into a serious social, economic and political problem, and how according to the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Russia is currently facing the biggest HIV/AIDS epidemic in all of Europe with an estimated number of 980,000 people living with HIV in 2009. The book investigates civil society organisations'...