Gender, sexuality, rights and HIV : an overview for community sector organizations

BANERJEE, Sumita
SHARMA, Upasana
Publication Date 
2007
42 p

This is a summary of a desk-based literature review that examines the factors that contribute to the vulnerability and risk of HIV infection in men, women, and men-who-have-sex-with-men. It is a resource for NGOs and Community Based Organisations to build a greater understanding of how gender and sexuality determine vulnerability to HIV. It also highlights major human rights declarations, treaties and recommendations that can be used by individuals and associations to advocate for their rights and hold decision makers accountable to their commitments

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http://www.icaso.org/publications/genderreport_web_080331.pdf [English - high bandwidth]
http://www.icaso.org/advocacy_briefings.html#gender [English - low bandwidth; Spanish - high and low bandwidth]

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