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West Java declares HIV/AIDS state of emergency

  • Yuli Tri Suwarni

    The Jakarta Post

Sumedang | Wed, July 1 2009 | 12:17 pm

PREMIUM The West Java administration has declared a state of emergency in its fight against HIV/AIDS, with high prevalence among non-risk groups such as homemakers. In his opening speech at the coordination meeting of the provincial AIDS commission (KPAD), West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan said Tuesday that the prevalence of AIDS in the province was higher than that of HIV, while infection rates ...