Living Standards, HIV/AIDS and its Impact on the Next Generation [ 2008 - 2010 ]

Research Grant

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Researchers Prof P Maitra; A/Prof BA Inder; Prof R Ray

Brief description The spread of HIV /AIDS is a major international challenge, particularly for developing countries. Its direct impact is mostly among working-age adults, leading to significant loss of labour income and capacity to care for children. Australia has made a sizeable aid commitment in this area and to addressing poverty and nutritional deprivation more generally. Through improved understanding of the interrelationships between wealth, HIV / AIDS and its impact on children, the project will provide valuable insight to guide Australia's aid efforts, as well as contributing to global efforts to understand the epidemic and its potential effects on the next generation.

Funding Amount $140,000

Funding Scheme Discovery Projects

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