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HIV is Our Problem Together': Developing an Indigenous-Led Response to HIV in Tanah Papua

Munro, Jenny

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This In Brief reports on a multiday workshop on HIV that was held in Manokwari, West Papua province, Indonesia, from 27–29 November 2014. The workshop, called Developing an HIV Prevention and Control Strategy for Papuans in Tanah Papua,1 represented the culmination of over a year of preparatory work, and something new in Tanah Papua's HIV response: the mobilisation of a broad base of community and provincial- level actors committed to responding to epidemic levels of HIV among indigenous...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorMunro, Jenny
dc.date.accessioned2018-04-23T04:26:56Z
dc.date.available2018-04-23T04:26:56Z
dc.identifier.issn2205-7404
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/142810
dc.description.abstractThis In Brief reports on a multiday workshop on HIV that was held in Manokwari, West Papua province, Indonesia, from 27–29 November 2014. The workshop, called Developing an HIV Prevention and Control Strategy for Papuans in Tanah Papua,1 represented the culmination of over a year of preparatory work, and something new in Tanah Papua's HIV response: the mobilisation of a broad base of community and provincial- level actors committed to responding to epidemic levels of HIV among indigenous Papuans.2 Based on comparative data obtained from the World Health Organization, Tanah Papua faces the fastest growing HIV epidemic in the world, and one of the highest HIV prevalence rates in the world outside of Africa.
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dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherCanberra, ACT : Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIn Brief (The Australian National University, State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program): 2015/5
dc.rightsThe permission to upload the paper was granted via email, archived in ERMS2253682
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dc.source.urihttp://ssgm.bellschool.anu.edu.au/experts-publications/publications/1314/hiv-our-problem-together-developing-indigenous-led-response
dc.titleHIV is Our Problem Together': Developing an Indigenous-Led Response to HIV in Tanah Papua
dc.typeWorking/Technical Paper
dc.date.issued2015
local.publisher.urlhttp://ssgm.bellschool.anu.edu.au/
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage1
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage2
local.identifier.doi10.25911/5f2001d01a7f4
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CollectionsANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program

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