Gender matters: Overcoming gender-related barriers to prevent new HIV infections among children and keep their mothers alive

The findings of this assessment indicates that gender-related barriers pose significant obstacles to the uptake of services that prevent new HIV infections among children and keep mothers alive—obstacles that require urgent attention. Without dedicated attempts to overcome these gender-related barriers, current efforts will meet with limited success, and the needs and rights of both women and children will remain compromised.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): HIV and AIDS; Health care services; Health

Resource type: Flagship reports

Resource year: 2014

Publishing entities: Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UN-AIDS)