- Data Type
- Collaborating with traditional healers for HIV prevention and care in sub-Saharan Africa : suggestions for programme managers and field workers/ UNAIDS.
- Geneva : UNAIDS, 2006.
World Health Organization
- Phy Desc.
- 54 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
- Total State.
- UNAIDS best practice collection ;
- General Note
- Includes bibliographical references
- Contents Note
- Using guidelines - Executive summary - Introduction - Form talk to action : 1. Starting with critical determinants of success and failure learned from documented collaborations - 2. Building a generic, adaptable model to reach out to traditional healers and scale up collaborations in sub-Sahara Africa : A. Analysing context surrounding traditional medicine and aids - B. Defining objectives - C. Initiating contact - D. Building trust - E. Agreeing on term - F. Sharing critical information - G. Learning from, supporting and empowering each other - H. Monitoring the collaboration - I. Evaluating successes and failures (and ethical soundness) - J. Future prospects - Conclusion.
- Topical Term
- HIV infections - therapy
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - therapy
Medicine, African Traditional - utilization