Examine the geographic factors
responsible for the incidence and
spread of HIV/AIDS in South
Africa
Charlotte, Wakako, Ale...
What is HIV/AIDS?
● Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
● Acquired Immunodeficiency Virus (AIDS)
Prevention vs. Treatment?
Trend
Figure 1
Figure 2
Patterns
Socio-Cultural
● Apartheid
● Stigma
Socio-Cultural
● Gender Inequality
○ Violence against women
○ Gender-related barriers in access to services
Political
Thabo
Mbeki
Economic
Cheaper to focus
In conclusion
PREVENTION emphasized more than TREATMENT
Works Cited
http://glbtqja.wordpress.com/category/hiv-issues/
http://www.hst.org.za/news/cost-treating-hivaids-arvs-south-...
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Geographic Factors Affecting HIV/AIDS in South Africa (Prevention vs. Treatment)

  1. 1. Examine the geographic factors responsible for the incidence and spread of HIV/AIDS in South Africa Charlotte, Wakako, Alex, Jose
  2. 2. What is HIV/AIDS? ● Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) ● Acquired Immunodeficiency Virus (AIDS)
  3. 3. Prevention vs. Treatment?
  4. 4. Trend Figure 1 Figure 2
  5. 5. Patterns
  6. 6. Socio-Cultural ● Apartheid ● Stigma
  7. 7. Socio-Cultural ● Gender Inequality ○ Violence against women ○ Gender-related barriers in access to services
  8. 8. Political Thabo Mbeki
  9. 9. Economic Cheaper to focus
  10. 10. In conclusion PREVENTION emphasized more than TREATMENT
  11. 11. Works Cited http://glbtqja.wordpress.com/category/hiv-issues/ http://www.hst.org.za/news/cost-treating-hivaids-arvs-south-africa http://www.x-rates.com/average/?from=ZAR&to=USD&amount=1&year=2008 http://www.bc. edu/content/dam/files/research_sites/agingandwork/pdf/publications/CP11_Workforce_SouthAfrica.pdf http://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/26/aids-south-africa http://www.avert.org/aidssouthafrica.htm#contentTable1 http://www.avert.org/south-africa-hiv-aids-statistics.htm http://www.avert.org/history-aids-south-africa.htm http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d1/South_Africa_racial_map%2C_1979. gif/767px-South_Africa_racial_map%2C_1979.gif http://www.who.int/gender/hiv_aids/en/ http://equalitync.blogspot.com/2010/09/national-gay-mens-hivaids-awareness-day.html http://latitude.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/09/gay-rights-homophobic-wrongs-in-south-africa/?_r=0 http://aids.about.com/od/clinicaltrials/a/safrica.htm http://www.kaheel7.com/userimages/World_AFrica_VS_World.gif http://www.arroukatchee.fr/infos.afrique-du-sud/cartes/afrique-du-sud-vih.jpg http://4.bp.blogspot.com/- OGhjt1bPDJQ/Ty6DydgUkSI/AAAAAAAAHjs/6TtFKpapkVI/s1600/wnnimage-gender-inequality-icon2. jpg http://pressroom.ipc-undp.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/violence-must-stop.jpg

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