15 Aug, 2014|
Violence, social exclusion, limited access to opportunities and the systematic violations of their human rights, make transgender people one of the populations most affected by the HIV epidemic. The chance of acquiring HIV is up to 49 times higher in transgender women than for all adults of reproductive age (Baral et al, 2013). There have been positive moves and actions being undertaken to address the urgent needs of transgender women.
27 May, 2014|
Salamander Trust : Survey on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Human Rights of Women living with HIV
Salamander Trust Survey on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Human Rights of Women Living with HIV May 2014 English (svp voir ci-dessous en français; por favor ver más abajo en español; Пожалуйста, Русский текст смотрите ниже; para português, por favor veja abaixo; silahkan lihat dalam Bahasa Indonesia berikut ini) Dear Friends The World Health Organization (WHO) is updating its 2006 Guideline on the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Human Rights of women living with HIV (See: http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/guidelines/sexualreproductivehealth.pdf?ua=1) Salamander Trust
15 May, 2014|
KAMPALA, Uganda— Today’s passage of the HIV Prevention and AIDS Control Bill represents a dangerous backslide in Uganda’s efforts to respond to HIV. While the bill may have been intended to facilitate and improve the HIV response in Uganda, the bill contains many poorly conceived and fear-induced provisions that have no place in a public health and human-rights-based response to HIV. As passed, this bill will actually weaken Uganda’s HIV prevention efforts and will have a detrimental and disproportionate impact on the rights of women and girls and in particular women living w
10 Jun, 2013|
GCWA advisory group meeting report 2013
6 Jun, 2013|
GCWA introductory presentation
20 May, 2013|
Eligible global and regional networks are invited to apply for a grant to support core-funding and/or programmatic needs of the network for up to two years (2014/2015). The deadline for submission of proposals is 22 July 2013 at 12:00 CET. For more information visit the Robert Carr Fund website.