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Programs Distribute Free AIDS Treatment in Mozambique

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Programs Distribute Free AIDS Treatment in Mozambique

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Programs Distribute Free AIDS Treatment in Mozambique

Programs Distribute Free AIDS Treatment in Mozambique

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In Mozambique, Western aid agencies launch several pilot programs to provide AIDS patients with generic drugs free of charge. But social stigmas, lack of infrastructure and a shortage of trained personnel to monitor the program present challenges. NPR's Jason Beaubien reports.