Poverty Alleviation Programmes in India: A Social Audit.

Poverty Alleviation Programmes in India: A Social Audit.

The review highlights the poverty alleviation programmes of the government in the post-economic reform era to evaluate the contribution of these programmes towards reducing poverty in the country. The poverty alleviation programmes are classified into (i) self-employment programmes; (ii) wage employment programmes; (iii) food security programmes; (iv) social security programmes; and (v) urban poverty alleviation […]

HIV-2 Goes Global: An Unaddressed Issue in Indian Anti-Retroviral Programmes (Commentary) (Report)

HIV-2 Goes Global: An Unaddressed Issue in Indian Anti-Retroviral Programmes (Commentary) (Report)

In this issue, a report by Chiara et at (1) is one of the first to originate from India on the outcomes of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in HIV-2 and HIV-1/2 dually infected patients. They describe the proportions, baseline characteristics and outcomes of ART in HIV-1, HIV-2 and HIV-1/2-infected individuals managed in an urban referral clinic […]