Thailand warns its children on AIDS dangers

Hunt, Paul
December 1991
New Scientist;12/14/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1799, p13
Reports on an AIDS education campaign that will be launched in Thailand in the next few weeks. Aimed at primary schoolchildren and workers; How widespread the AIDS virus is in the country; Why it is so widespread.


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