What's happening at the
Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 | 14:21 | SYDNEY
Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 | 14:21 | SYDNEY

Email of the day: Indonesian HIV/AIDS funding



18 March 2008 09:40

Rawdon Dalrymple is unconvinced by a Jakarta Post report that Indonesian authorities plan to cut HIV/AIDS spending in order to fund upcoming elections, which Malcolm Cook blogged about yesterday:

The real reasons for inadequate funding (and effort) on the part of the Indonesian and provincial governments no doubt include (a) social/religious attitudes, (b) corruption and siphoning off of budget funds, (c) lack of interest in/sympathy for the Papuan people.

You may also be interested in...