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The purpose of this guide is to provide access to relevant, diverse and credible research on the role of gender equality issues in achieving development goals. It aims to inform dialogue, learning and the sharing of good practice around areas such as gender mainstreaming, measuring change, legal and policy frameworks on gender and human rights, and successful initiatives from the field.
Migration and Marginalisation
What factors shape a person’s decision to migrate? Who stays behind in a war zone or highly insecure context, and why? The Institute of Development Studies has recently published two resources around the theme of migration and marginalisation which focus on gender, aging and sexuality as key influencing factors.

Latest Documents

Gender matters: overcoming gender-related barriers to prevent new HIV infections among children and keep their mothers alive
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS 2016
Studies indicate that harmful gender norms and practices, cultural perceptions and beliefs surrounding pregnancy and childbirth, and a distrust of health-care services all can pose barriers to HIV prevention and treatment. In particul...
ZAZI: a participatory programme on Sexual and Reproductive Health for women and girls - a toolkit for facilitators
Johns Hopkins Health and Education in South Africa 2016
This toolkit has been developed by the ZAZI campaign for use by peer educators, community outreach workers, faith-based organisations, and traditional health practitioners to help facilitate participatory discussions on sexual and rep...
Empower young women and adolescent girls: fast-track the end of the AIDS epidemic in Africa
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS 2015
"To be effective, any health and development agenda needs to focus on the root causes of the gender gap, and the AIDS response is no different." This report was produced to guide regional and global advocacy and inform politica...
Strengthening linkages between clinical and social services for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence: a companion guide
US Agency for International Development 2016
This guidebook intends to provide a basic framework, examples, resources, and contact information for health providers and managers who coordinate service provision for child victims of sexual violence and who ultimately work to ensur...
One youth can: facilitator's guide and workbook
Sonke Gender Justice Network 2016
South Africa has amongst the highest levels of domestic violence and rape of any country in the world. Research conducted by the Medical Research Council in 2004 shows that every six hours, a woman is killed by her intimate partner. T...
Tiyani Vavasati: empowerment and financial education intervention
Sonke Gender Justice Network 2015
Specifically aimed at females between the ages of 18-24 years-old, this training manual was produced to guide a series of training sessions which were designed to empower young women. Part of a Sonke Gender Justice project implemented...
Vunja Ukimya, Zungumza na Mwenzio: a mass media campaign to motivate couples to communicate effectively for HIV-free households
H. Connor; D. McCown / EngenderHealth 2014
Vunja Ukimya, Zungumza na Mwenzio: A Mass Media Campaign to Motivate Couples to Communicate Effectively for HIV-Free Households "As a result of the campaign, couples were motivated to communicate about health, and men and women...
Findings from the SASA! Study: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial To Assess the Impact of a Community Mobilization Intervention To Prevent Violence Against Women and Reduce HIV risk in Kampala, Uganda
BMC Medicine 2016
The need for HIV prevention efforts to more explicitly incorporate program elements to address gender inequality and violence has been repeatedly articulated, and the elimination of sexual and gender-based violence has been identified...
Building the assets to thrive: addressing the HIV-related vulnerabilities of adolescent girls in Ethiopia
A. Erulkar / Population Council, USA 2014
When HIV prevention programs are shaped by evidence and designed for replication and scale-up, they can reach large numbers of the girls and young women at greatest risk and increase their ability to avoid infection. In Eas...
Gender considerations along the HIV treatment cascade: an evidence review with priority actions
M Croce-Galis; J. Gay; K. Hardee / What Works for Women and Girls: Evidence for HIV/AIDS Interventions 2015
This brief provides policymakers and programme implementers with evidence about the impact of gender dynamics on treatment access and adherence and the gender-related gaps in treatment research and programming. It also raises question...
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