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Case Study

Entrenched gender inequality is a major contributor to Swaziland's HIV prevalence rate, which in turn, hinders poverty reduction and national devel

Although many in Ecuador do not recognize the link between gender-based violence (GBV) and HIV, the Ministry of Public Health has made an effort to

Gender-based violence (GBV) is widely recognized as both a cause and a consequence of HIV infection. To help program managers integrate GBV prevent

In South Africa, men are increasingly rejecting wide-spread stereotypes of manhood by stepping forward to challenge gender roles that compromise th

In Kenya, the government's work against HIV is supplemented frequently by civil society organizations (CSOs). These organizations, however, are oft

In Zambia's border towns and commercial corridors, the HIV prevalence rate has been significantly increased by a high transient population. This ca

The Polyclinic of Hope in Rwanda takes a comprehensive approach to combating gender-based violence for genocide survivors affected by HIV by facili

A complex matrix of factors, such as low literacy, early sexual initiation, and limited economic opportunities, increases the vulnerability of wome

Gender inequality is a major contributor to men who have sex with men's (MSM) vulnerability to HIV. Understanding the gender dynamics of MSM, as we

Although transgender individuals are a highly vulnerable segment of El Salvador's population, the national political climate has only recently begu

Gender norms affect the behavior and life choices of both men and women. In Vietnam, these norms sometimes drive people into situations where they

Together, a support network plus access to legal and psychological support are essential components of HIV programming for most-at-risk populations

In Peru, where cultural norms emphasize women's subordination and the importance of masculinity, programs with a focus on gender—particularly those

Integrating strategies to address gender inequity and change harmful gender norms is an increasingly important component of HIV programs. Howev

Programs focused on promoting gender equity and combating detrimental gender norms play a key role in HIV prevention. This case study (one of nine

Successful outreach to most-at-risk populations (MARPs) recognizes the sociocultural context and particularly the gendered norms in which MARPs liv

Integrating strategies to address gender inequity and change harmful gender norms is an increasingly important component of HIV programs, including

Promising Practice

The CWGH has several programs focused on youth empowerment and health. The OVC program offers OVC youth an opportunity to expr

Pathfinder's Expansion of Psychosocial and Peer Counseling Services Program has worked in Botswana to promote well being among

Use of group based cognitive behavioral skills training on HIV risk and prevention in gender specific groups to change sexual

Memory work is a practical, child-centered, community-led approach that encourages families to communicate openly about HIV an

HIV infection and intimate-partner violence share a common risk environment in much of southern Africa. The aim of the Interve

Programa H stimulates young men to question traditional "norms" associated with masculinity and promotes both discussion and r

Stepping Stones is a workshop series designed as a training package to help promote sexual and reproductive health. The traini

The overall objective of the Women's Health CoOp study is to obtain a better understanding of the relationship between alcohol

The project was organized to promote the use of health services and STI treatment for sex workers to reduce HIV incidence. The

Between July 2004 and July 2005, a research team discussed with girls and women individually and in focus groups the "wayo" sy

The One Man Can Campaign supports men and boys to take action to end domestic and sexual violence and to promote healthy, equi

The Kivulini Women's Rights Organization's core purpose is to build momentum for the prevention of domestic violence against w

Biruh Tesfa addresses vulnerabilities of migrant adolescent girls who have relocated to urban areas and are at risk of coerced

Technical Consultation Material

October 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa- This technical exchange brought together Gender Focal Points from PEPFAR country teams and headqua

April 2012, Washington, DC- This meeting, hosted by the PEPFAR Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) and Gender Technical Working Gr

May 2010, Washington, DC - At this consultation, country delegates along with invited research, program, and gender-based violence experts

October 2009, South Africa - This technical consultation focused on strategies to support the expansion of gender integration into United

Report

In 2012 and 2013, AIDSTAR-One piloted the South-to-South Technical Exchange on Integrating PEPFAR Gender Strategies: Framework and Toolkit in colla

A gender assessment was conducted in Kyrgyzstan to inform and guide the design and formulation of the PEPFAR/Central Asia Region gender strategy. T

While there is emerging literature on the gender-related needs of MARPs, how programs are addressing these needs or integrating gender strategies i

Because gender-based violence (GBV) is widely recognized as both a cause and a consequence of HIV infection, the President's Emergency Plan for AID

Despite increased understanding of the link between gender and HIV and, more recently, the value of using multiple gender strategies to mitigate wo

Spotlight

Despite decades of investment in HIV prevention, a large and vulnerable population—adolescent girls—remains invisible, underserved, and at dispropo

youth

Gender-based violence (GBV) is increasingly recognized as a critical driver of the HIV epidemic in many settings, particularly in sub-Saharan Afric

gender-based violence (GBV)

Technical Brief

While gender, poverty, and gender-based violence alone do not define HIV risk, they increase women’s vulnerability. Gender-responsive economic em

Gender inequity is a fundamental driver in the HIV epidemic, and integrating strategies to address gender inequity and change harmful gender no

Tools and Curricula

These technical considerations and accompanying job aids serve as a guide for medical providers to address and respond to the unique needs and righ

This guide serves as a tool for program managers to not only begin to address GBV within their programs, but also to plan for greater integration a

AIDSTAR-One's “how-to” framework and related tools guide productive collaborations between technical assistance (TA) providers in gender & HIV

The K4Health Project IGWG Gender and Health Toolkit provides practical and hands-on how-to resources for gender integration and mainstreaming in

gender norms, integration, policy, toolkits

This compendium describes how 31 programs in Africa are using gender strategies to improve HIV services and reduce vulnerability to HIV infection.