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The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 15-22
G Tudo et al.
January 1, 2004

A study conducted in five districts in Equatorial Guinea, March 1999 to February 2001, to determine tuberculosis drug resistance among new and previously treated cases, the risk factors associated with resistance, and the mutations associated with isoniazid and rifampicin (katG, inhA and rpoB genes) resistance, and to genotype resistant strains.

UNAIDS
December 31, 2009

A report that analyzes the status of HIV/AIDS in Equatorial Guinea, including government and UN efforts to combat the disease.

Estefanía Custodio et al.
October 8, 2009

Malaria has traditionally been a major endemic disease in Equatorial Guinea. Although parasitaemia prevalence on the insular region has been substantially reduced by vector control in the past few years, the prevalence in the mainland remains over 50% in children younger than five years. The aim of this study is to investigate the risk factors for parasitaemia and treatment seeking behaviour for febrile illness at country level, in order to provide evidence that will reinforce the EG National Malaria Control Programme.

ESTEFANÍA CUSTODIO ET AL.
March 1, 2008

This article assesses the nutritional status and the prevalence of anemia among Equatoguinean children in a nationally representative sample and identifies the risk factors associated with the nutritional problems detected. Concludes that stunting and anemia are public health problems in Equatorial Guinea and that integrated strategies, including fighting poverty and improving maternal education, should be undertaken.

EG Justice
July 19, 2010

An editorial that argues that the government of Equatorial Guinea must match its rhetoric about reforms with concrete actions that improve the governance of the country, including ending impunity for human rights violations, building respect for the rule of law, and enabling the people of Equatorial Guinea to hold their leaders accountable.

Global Witness
June 28, 2010

Global Witness says that the claims of a comprehensive reform package by the president of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang, comes across as a cynical piece of spin by a dictator more interested in lining his own pockets than tackling corruption and human rights abuses.

World Bank
January 1, 2011

A database of indicators for topics related to demographics, economics, fiscal policy, and social development.

World Bank
March 1, 2010

Data for demographic, economic, and social indicators for the years 2000, 2005, 2007, 2008 for Equatorial Guinea.

World Bank
December 1, 2010

Data for demographic, economic, and social indicators for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, and 2009 for Equatorial Guinea.

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