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AIDS in Kenya

AIDS in Kenya

background, projections, impact, interventions, and policy

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Published by National AIDS and STD Control Programme in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 48-49).

      StatementMinistry of Health in collaboration with the National AIDS Control Council.
      ContributionsNational AIDS Control Council (Kenya), National AIDS and STDs Control Programme (Kenya)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA643.86.K4 A333 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3614312M
      LC Control Number2002375334


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