Politics of Access of Anti-Retrovirals
The Politics of Access to Anti-retrovirals in the Treatment of African AIDS
Research project supported by the Danish Development Research Council (2005-2010)
Research Affiliate at Makerere University, (Child Health and Dev. Center), Kampala Uganda
Research Affiliate at University of Cape Town (AIDS and Society Research Unit), Cape Town, South Africa
To what extent is access to anti-retrovirals being promoted within African countries in ways that advance equity in health provision and support to pro-poor health policies?
3 levels of analysis
•National=AIDS policy leadership
•Local=social issues and gender
2 Case Studies
The Western Cape Province of South Africa-a township AIDS clinic (from June until December 2005, June 2010)
The Central Region of Uganda- (Aug-Sept. 2007, Dec-Jan 2008, May 2009, June 2010)
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