Addressing violence against women in HIV testing and counselling

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)
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2006
xii, 42 p

This is a summary and recommendations from an international consultation co-convened by the WHO departments of Gender, Women and Health (GWH) and of HIV & AIDS to identify and review promising strategies or good practices to support women who may fear or experience violence as a consequence of HIV testing and/or HIV status disclosure; and develop recommendations to guide programmes and policies related to HIV testing and counselling, in light of current strategies to expand access to these and related services

Meeting:
Meeting of Department of Gender, Women and Health and Department of HIV/AIDS, WHO
Geneva
16 - 18 January 2006
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