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close this bookSocio Economic Impact of AIDS in Africa - Slides (UNAIDS, 2000, 20 p.)
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Impact on the Business sector

· The impact on business depends on the benefit package offered by individual firms & include:

- costs of treatment and funerals,
- absenteeism,
- replacement workers,
- reduced productivity
- re-training and
- family pensions