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With reference to one animal or human disease explain why its economic consequences vary spatially Abstract The AIDS epidemic claimed more than 3 million lives in 2002and an estimated 5 million people acquired the human immunodeficiency virus HIV in 2002 - bringing to 42 million the number of people globally living with the virus As the world enters the third decade of the AIDS epidemic the evidence of its impact is undeniable Wherever the epidemic has spread unchecked it is robbing countries of the resources and capacities on which human security and development depend In some regions HIVAIDS in combination with other crises is driving ever-larger parts of nations towards destitution The world stood by as HIVAIDS swept through these countries It cannot be allowed to turn a blind eye to an epidemic that continues to expand in some of the most populous regions and countries of the world HIV is continuing to spread and is taking a terrible toll In many hard-hit countries HIV has already reduced life expectancy by more than a decade HIV moves through populations in a series of overlapping epidemics once the virus has spread widely among people with very risky behaviour preventing its spread to others becomes increasingly difficult Introduction When AIDS first emerged as a disease over twenty years ago few people could have predicted how the epidemic would evolve and fewer still could have described with any certainty the best ways of combating it Now in the year 2002 it is known from experience that AIDS can devastate whole regions knock decades off national development widen the gap between rich and poor nations and push already-stigmatised groups closer to the margins of society This report examines how of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus hinder the economic development of an economy Development is based on socio-economic factors and is measured by taking into account the social and economic indicators I will attempt to show
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