Asia Warned Of `AIDS Catastrophe'
- Suffer the Children. Park, Alice // Time;7/10/2000, Vol. 156 Issue 2, p99
Discusses a United Nations study which determined that 15-year-olds living in sub-Saharan Africa have a fifty-fifty chance of being infected with the AIDS virus. Rank of African women aged 15-24 as the most at-risk in the world; Comments of Dr. Peter Piot, director of the study.
- World AIDS Day 2006: The decline of prevention. Roehr, Bob // Bay Area Reporter;11/30/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 48, p1
The article discusses a report which showed the continues growth of the global AIDS pandemic. According to the report, there is a resurgence in HIV infection rates that were previously stable or declining in some countries. UNAIDS Executive Director Peter Piot expresses his disappointment over...
- UNAIDS chief praises Australia's history of community involvement. // HIV Australia;Mar-May2004, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the recognition given by United Nations AIDS chief Peter Piot to Australia for its involvement in HIV/AIDS organizations in the Asia Pacific region in 2004. Reaction of several community groups the Australian government's appointments to the advisory panel on sexually transmitted...
- Interview with Peter Piot. Vandenbruaene, Marc // Sexually Transmitted Infections;Oct2007, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p436
An interview with Peter Piot, executive director of the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), is presented. Piot was asked on what motivated him to present the data showing unsafe sex as the second most important cause of ill health in the world. He also revealed that there were several...
- Patient mobility and "health tourism" English, Veronica; Mussell, Rebecca; Sheather, Julian; Sommerville, Ann // Journal of Medical Ethics;Jun2004, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p329
Focuses on the European parliament report which called on the European Commission (EC) to review patient mobility and health tourism in the European Union to tackle the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Eastern Europe. Request of Peter Piot, executive director for UNAIDS, to EC to address the issue;...
- Stigma helping AIDS flourish in Russia. // New Scientist;5/10/2008, Vol. 198 Issue 2655, p4
The article reports that homophobia and stigmatization of people with HIV and AIDS are hampering efforts to tackle the spread of infection in Russia and other countries of the former Soviet Union, according to UNAIDS. Peter Piot of UNAIDS said that only by being more accepting of homosexuality...
- SO MUCH MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE. Piot, Peter // Vital Speeches of the Day;Oct2008, Vol. 74 Issue 10, p459
The speech "So Much More Needs to Be Done," delivered by UNAIDS Executive Director Peter Piot to the First Meeting of Ministers of Education and Health to prevent HIV in Latin America and the Caribbean, in Mexico City, Mexico on August 1, 2008, is presented.
- AN INTERVIEW WITH DR. PETER PIOT, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF UNAIDS. Chatterjee, Shoma // Journal of International Affairs;Fall2001, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p193
Presents an interview with Peter Piot, executive director of UNAIDS. Comment on the effects of global HIV/AIDS epidemic on the youth; Projections on the growth rate in the number of affected children; Revelation of AIDS programs of UNAIDS; Advice to the international community on resources...
- Twenty years ago. Konforti, Boyana // Nature Structural Biology;Jul2001, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p582
Discusses the history of AIDS. Association between some aspect of homosexual lifestyle or disease acquired through sexual contact; View of Peter Piot, the head of the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS, on the disease.