Four UK parliaments launch HIV handbook for legislatorsBMJ 1999; 319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.319.7225.1592d (Published 18 December 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:1592
- Gavin Yamey
A new international handbook on HIV and AIDS, aimed at helping parliamentarians to enact effective, HIV related law and policy reform, was launched this month simultaneously in the Houses of Parliament, the Scottish parliament, and the assemblies of Wales and Northern Ireland.
The handbook was prepared by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the Inter-Parliamentary Union, a global organisation of 139 national parliaments. It …