South African AIDS plan criticisedBMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7165.1032b (Published 17 October 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:1032
- Pat Sidley
The South African government has committed itself to action against AIDS and HIV infection--acknowledged as being the world's fasted growing epidemic. However, the announcement of the commitment and a “partnership” between various government departments and non- governmental organisations,made in a television broadcast last Friday, has been criticised for having little or no substance behind it.
Two days after the broadcast it became evident that far from …