Culture, Community, and Health [Monteverde Institute]

Alternative Title

El papel del turismo en la propagación del VIH/SIDA [Power Point]


Elsa Batres



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Publication Date

January 2004



PowerPoint presentation summarizing how tourism in the Monteverde Zone can affect attitudes and behaviors that can lead to an increase in the transmission and spread of HIV/AIDS. Included is summary of the need to develop education/prevention strategies.

Abstract Spanish

Una presentación de power point resumiendo como el turismo en la zona de Monteverde puede afectar las actitudes y comportamientos que pueden conducir a un aumento en la transmisión y propagación del HIV/SIDA. Hay un resumen incluido de la necesidad de desarrollar estrategias de educación y prevención.


HIV infections--Prevention, Infecciones por VIH--Prevencion, Sexually transmitted diseases--Prevention, Enfermedades de transmision sexual--Prevencion, Tourism, Turismo, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde, Community Health 2004, Salud Comunitaria 2004

Subject: topical

HIV infections--Prevention; Infecciones por VIH--Prevencion; Sexually transmitted diseases--Prevention; Enfermedades de transmision sexual--Prevencion; Tourism; Turismo; Community Health 2004; Salud Comunitaria 2004

Subject: geographic

Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone; Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde



Holding Location

Monteverde Institute MVI



The role of tourism in the spread of HIV/AIDS [PowerPoint]



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