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Commission on:
Anthropology of HIV & Aids

Interim and organizers of election:

Frants Staugaard
frants.staugard[at]telia.com

David Pitt
pittdelacure[at]bluewin.ch

Giulia Zoccatelli
g_zoccatelli[at]soas.ac.uk



The Commission on AIDS specializes in the study of grass roots dynamics and cross cultural comparisons. Publications have included 'AIDS and the Grass Roots' (Ipelegeng Botswana and Nordic School of Public Health) and 'AIDS - A Cross Cultural Companion' (LIT Verlag forthcoming). An electronic encyclopedia is also maintained on the IUAES Commission website.



A book, sponsored by C.I.P.S.H. (UNESCO) is in preparation summarizing the anthropological contribution, past and potential, to the study of AIDS, in particular on coping with AIDS, especially in relation to women and children.