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

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.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top