Rhetoric and Risk
Human Rights Abuses Impeding Ukraine’s Fight Against HIV/AIDS

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Glossary of Key Terms

I. Summary

II. Key Recommendations

III. Methods

IV. Background

V. Police Abuse

VI. Abuses in the Health Care System

VII. Barriers to Drug Treatment and Antiretroviral Therapy for Injection Drug Users

VIII. HIV/AIDS, Injection Drug Use, and the Human Right to Health

IX. Recommendations


March 2006   Volume 18, No. 2(D)