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GDR. Recursos en VIH

Addressing violence against women and HIV/AIDS: What works?

The document provides a summary of existing evidence on the intersections between violence against women and HIV/AIDS and interventions to address these. It builds on a systematic review of these interventions and summarizes the presentations, discussions and recommendations from an expert consultation hosted by WHO and UNAIDS from 27-29 October 2009. The meeting brought together expert researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners to review the current state of evidence and practice in developing and implementing interventions and strategies to address the intersections of violence against women and HIV. The report provides policy and programmatic recommendations for national and international HIV/AIDS programmes and for future programme development, evaluation and research efforts

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 October 2010 04:47
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Women's health and human rights: Monitoring the implementation of CEDAW

This concise publication highlights the strategic role that WHO staff members and other UN entities can play in promoting women's health-related human rights within the context of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 October 2010 04:35
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Integración de la perspectiva de género en los programas de VIH en el sector de la salud. Herramienta para mejorar la capacidad de respuesta a las necesidades de las mujeres

Esta herramienta ha sido preparada con el auspicio del Departamento de Género, Mujer y Salud de la Organización Mundial de la Salud en colaboración con el Departamento de VIH/Sida, de la OMS. 

 

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 January 2011 09:30
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Gender approach in the analysis of VIHDEO AMERICA

Gender sterotypes and roles were analyzed. The spots were categorized according to four categories: Gender Unequal, Gender Blind, Gender Specific and Gender Transformative. This was a joint effort between GEH and FCH/AI.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 August 2010 06:06
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Las múltiples caras de las intersecciones entre el VIH y la violencia contra las mujeres

La integración de las políticas y programas de atención integral a la violencia contra las mujeres (VCM) y el Virus de Inmunodeficiencia Humana (VIH) es una estrategia impostergable para detener ambas epidemias y avanzar hacia la igualdad de género.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 March 2009 06:28
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