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LIBERIA: HIV/AIDS prevalence surveys six to 12 months away, 21/Jun/04
MONROVIA, 21 June (PLUSNEWS) - It will be at least six months before urgently needed surveys can be carried out to make an accurate assessment of the HIV/AIDS prevalence rate in... Email Report

MALI: Excision practiced where pre-Islamic traditions strongest, 15/Jun/04
SELINGUE, 15 June (PLUSNEWS) - The overwhelming majority of women in Mali still undergo female circumcision in their youth, but attitudes are changing, and now a US $2 million... Email Report

GABON: Price of AIDS testing and ARV drugs slashed, 10/Jun/04
LIBREVILLE, 10 June (PLUSNEWS) - The government of Gabon has announced a further cut in the price of anti-retroviral drugs for people living with AIDS and has slashed the price of... Email Report

NIGERIA: US pledges $58 million to combat HIV/AIDS this year, 7/Jun/04
ABUJA, 7 June (PLUSNEWS) - Nigeria will receive US $58 million of US aid this year for programmes aimed at treating HIV/AIDS and curbing the spread of the pandemic, half of... Email Report

COTE D IVOIRE: Government slashes price of ARV treatment for AIDS, 3/Jun/04
ABIDJAN, 3 June (PLUSNEWS) - The government of Cote d'Ivoire has announced plans to slash the price of antiretroviral (ARV) treatment for thousands of people living with AIDS with... Email Report

NIGER: Health workers report increased willingness to take HIV tests, 2/Jun/04
NIAMEY, 2 June (PLUSNEWS) - More people in the landlocked desert state of Niger are volunteering to undergo testing for HIV/AIDS as acceptance and understanding of the disease... Email Report

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