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Visibility and rights of women living with HIV in Portugal

Women represent one third of the HIV infections in Portugal and the predominant transmission mode is heterosexual showing that HIV remains complex, imposing specific challenges to women and particularly to women living with HIV.

Source: Associação SERES Read more

Contest to identify Promising Practices in Addressing HIV from a Gender, Human Rights and Diversity Perspective in Latin America and the Caribbean

The CIM/OAS, UNAIDS, IPPF and DVCN are launching this contest to identify"Promising Practices in Addressing HIV from a Gender, Human Rights and Diversity Perspective in Latin America and the Caribbean".

Source: OAS Read more

Questionnaire on perception of youth participation related to HIV and SRHR

The study is part of the UNAIDS Secretariat’s commitment to increasing youth leadership, ownership, and mobilization in the HIV response by 2015.

Source: Youth Pact Read more

Questionnaire on perception of youth participation related to HIV and SRHR

The study is part of the UNAIDS Secretariat’s commitment to increasing youth leadership, ownership, and mobilization in the HIV response by 2015.

Source: Youth Pact Read more

Questionnaire on perception of youth participation related to HIV and SRHR

The study is part of the UNAIDS Secretariat’s commitment to increasing youth leadership, ownership, and mobilization in the HIV response by 2015.

Source: Youth Pact Read more

Advocating Health for Everyone

Isaac Oriafo Ejakhegbe works focuses his work on gender equality, climate change, and health promotion, including maternal and child health. He is a Women Deliver Young Leader and is currently working to advocate for women’s reproductive health and social well-being.

Advocating Health for Everyone

Isaac Oriafo Ejakhegbe works focuses his work on gender equality, climate change, and health promotion, including maternal and child health. He is a Women Deliver Young Leader and is currently working to advocate for women’s reproductive health and social well-being.

Advocating Health for Everyone

Isaac Oriafo Ejakhegbe works focuses his work on gender equality, climate change, and health promotion, including maternal and child health. He is a Women Deliver Young Leader and is currently working to advocate for women’s reproductive health and social well-being.

Emerging LGBTQ Identity in West Africa: Aspirations and challenges of Francophone movements

AWID spoke with Pierre Meyer author of the report “Do Not Wake up a Sleeping Lion: Mapping the legal environment of LGBTQ persons in Francophone West Africa”.

Source: AWID

Stigmatization and the Role of Associations in the Fight against HIV in Middle East and North Africa

FRIDAY FILE: At a recent international conference in Tunis[1] on Sexual and Reproductive Health in Arab Countries, AWID met Jocelyn DeJong, professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at American University in Beirut and coordinator of the Reproductive Health Working Group[2], to learn more about their research on the role of associations in fighting HIV stigmatization.

By Mégane Ghorbani

Source: AWID