ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles by Rami ChhabraSubscribe to Rami Chhabra

More on Sonagachi

The response of the Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee (DMSC) Kolkata (March 10, 2007) to my article ‘National AIDS Control Programme: A Critique’ (January 13, 2007) does not refute the substantive facts stated by me.

National AIDS Control Programme: A Critique

Condom-centric ways of controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS, coupled with targeted interventions among high-risk groups, have been advocated with near-religious fundamentalist zeal for prevention. But what is urgently needed is a fundamental shift to an alternative approach, one that reduces risk-exposure and builds an enabling ethos for strongly reinforcing and expanding the predominant base of low-risk behaviour/lifestyle patterns through community-based strategies.

Back to Top