Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
A project that provided peer education and needles and syringes to injection drug users (IDUs) helped reduce needle sharing and HIV transmission in a border area of northern Vietnam and southern China, according to an article recently published by Abt Associates researchers and colleagues in the open-access journal PLoS One.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.