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By Bjørn Lomborg

Thirty years after the id of the sickness that grew to become often called AIDS, humanitarian agencies warn that the struggle opposed to HIV/AIDS has slowed, amid a investment shortfall and donor fatigue. during this e-book, Bjørn Lomborg brings jointly study through world-class expert authors, a foreword by means of UNAIDS founding director Peter Piot and views from Nobel Laureates and African civil society leaders to spot the simplest how one can take on the pandemic throughout sub-Saharan Africa. There is still an alarming loss of top quality information comparing responses to HIV. We nonetheless understand too little approximately what works, the place and the way to duplicate our successes. This ebook bargains the 1st accomplished try by way of groups of authors to research HIV/AIDS coverage offerings utilizing cost-benefit research, throughout six significant subject matters. This technique presents a provocative clean examine the simplest how one can scale up the struggle by contrast killer epidemic.

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