Development, Poverty and HIV/AIDS: ADB's Strategic Response to a Growing Epidemic

Date: April 2005
Type: Policies, Strategies, and Plans
ADB administration and governance; Health


This paper outlines a strategic direction for ADB in responding to the HIV/AIDS epidemic through regional efforts and targeted assistance to its developing member countries, to be undertaken in close cooperation with other development partners.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • The HIV/AIDS Epidemic: An Overview
  • Intervention: Prevention, Care and Treatment
  • Responding To HIV and AIDS: National and International Action
  • ADB’s Response
  • Developing a Strategic Approach
  • A Framework for Strategic Action
  • Appendixes