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Adolescents with HIV in Asia Pacific
Medical record of an HIV positive patient
C. de Bode / Panos Pictures
Adolescents living with HIV are now dealing with the complex consequences of life-long HIV and ART. This report documents the experiences of adolescents living with HIV as they disclose their HIV status, deal with life-long ART, move from pediatric to adult health care services, navigate sexuality and relationships and build their independent lives.

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Men-Streaming in sexual and reproductive health and HIV: A toolkit for policy development and advocacy - MenEngage
International Planned Parenthood Federation, 2010
This toolkit has been prepared to help organizations and governments to support the review of and update existing policies to ensure they fully engage men and boys to promote their positive roles in improving sexual and reproductive h...
A cluster randomized-controlled trial of a community mobilization intervention to change gender norms and reduce HIV risk in rural South Africa - Sonke Gender Justice
A Pettifor / BMC Public Health, 2015
This paper describes the intervention design and implementation and presents the baseline findings of a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) of a two-year, theory-based community-mobilisation intervention that aimed to change gen...
Community Activism - Sonke Gender Justice
Sonke Gender Justice Network, 2008
The One Man Can Campaign encourages men to become actively involved in advocating gender equality, preventing gender-based violence and responding to HIV and AIDS. This action toolkit provides a range of resources including strategy r...
Neurodevelopmental trajectory of HIV-infected children accessing care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
A. Van Rie 2009
This articles aims to assess the effect of HIV care on neurodevelopment.  The findings of the research indicate that, at baseline, HIV-infected children had the lowest, control children the highest, and HIV uninfected...
Mobilising and mediating global medicine and health citizenship: the politics of AIDS knowledge production in rural South Africa
S. Robins / Institute of Development Studies UK, 2009
The paper investigates the ways in which global health messages and forms of health citizenship are mediated by AIDS activists in rural South Africa. It focuses on how international health agencies and NGOs engage with local communiti...
The One Man Can model: Community mobilisation as an approach to promote gender equality and reduce HIV vulnerability in South Africa’ EMERGE Story of Change 6
BRIDGE, 2015
This story of change pulls out the key findings and recommendations from EMERGE case study 6, which focuses on the One Man Can model in South Africa. One Man Can uses a community mobilisation approach to question gender norms and impr...
HIV/AIDS, forests and futures in Sub-Saharan Africa
J. Timko / STEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2010
Throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, the human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) pandemic is having devastating and tragic social, economic, and political impacts. HIV/AIDS is both a health issue and a dev...
The SASA! study: a cluster randomised trial to assess the impact of a violence and HIV prevention programme in Kampala, Uganda
International Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2014
SASA! is a community mobilisation intervention that seeks to prevent violence against women and reduce HIV-risk behaviours. The SASA! study was conducted between 2008 and 2012 in two administrative divisions of Kampala (Makindye and R...
Identifying structural barriers to an effective HIV response: using the national composite policy index data to evaluate the human rights, legal and policy environment
S. Gruskin / Journal of the International AIDS Society, 2013
Attention to the negative effects of structural barriers on HIV efforts is increasing. Reviewing national legal and policy environments with attention to the international human rights commitments of states is a means of assessing and...
National response to disability and HIV in eastern and southern Africa
J. Hanass-Hancock; K. Grant 2010
Despite the significant intersection between HIV and disability, people with disabilities have been largely ignored within national responses to HIV and AIDS, and existing HIV prevention, treatment, care and support programmes general...
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