24 Temp. Int'l & Comp. L.J. 173 (2010)
PEPFAR: Preaching Abstinence at the Cost of Global Health and Other Misguided Relief Policies

handle is hein.journals/tclj24 and id is 175 raw text is: PEPFAR: PREACHING ABSTINENCE AT THE COST OF
GLOBAL HEALTH AND OTHER MISGUIDED RELIEF
POLICIES
Ilene Leventhal*
TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION                             ........................................... 174
II. THE PEPFAR LEGISLATION AND RELATED POLICY       ...................... 177
A. The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief....   ......... 177
B. PEPFAR in Conjunction with Other Ideologically-Based
Health Aid Policies in Place Under the Bush Administration............. 180
III. PEPFAR's REQUIREMENTS AND THE MEXICO CITY POLICY
HAS LED TO AN INFLUX OF FAITH-BASED PARTNER
ORGANIZATIONS AND THE DEGRADATION OF HEALTH
CARE SYSTEMS IN PARTNER COUNTRIES              ........................... 182
A. Limitations Found in PEPFAR     ...................     ........ 182
1. ' The Leadership Act .............................. 182
2. The Smith Amendment........................... 186
3. The Prostitution Pledge  .................. ............. 187
a. Defunding Organizations ..................... 188
b. The Disruption of Health and Social Welfare
Services and NGO Practices ...................... 189
c. The Prostitution Pledge Inhibits Impact
Work That Has Met With Marked Success
in Many Countries  .................................... 190
B. Effects of the Leadership Act and the Prostitution
Pledge on the Potential Impact of PEPFAR and the
Solution to the HIV/AIDS Crisis ....    ..................... 191
1. Disproportionate Funding of Faith-Based Care
Givers ........................              ............... 191
2. Detrimental Effect to Organizations Working
Toward Eliminating Force Prostitution and
Human Trafficking     .............................. 193
3. PEPFAR Receives Criticism from the Feminist
Community        ................................... 195
4. Constitutional Concerns   ....................    ....... 197

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