Gaborone: NACA, 2010. 11 p.
Botswana. National AIDS Coordinating Agency, NACA
Draft. Revised edition 2010
The objective of the National Policy on HIV and AIDS is to : Prevent the spread of HIV infection and reduce the socio-economic impact of the disease ; Create a policy environment for the provision of adequate and equitable care and support to those infected and affected with HIV and AIDS ; To reduce HIV and AIDS related stigma and discrimination towards persons infected with or affected by HIV and AIDS and draw attention the compelling public health rationale for overcoming stigmatization and discrimination against them in society ; Provide coordination in order to enhance implementation of the National response to HIV and AIDS : Provide platform to support legislative and legal reform that recognizes the impact HIV and AIDS has on individual and community rights.
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