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In the News

Advocating Safer Sex Isn't Enough To Prevent HIV Among Women

When it comes to women, gender inequality and unbalanced power relations are the real drivers of HIV transmission, requiring us to look at HIV among women from a social rather than a purely health-based lens.


Designing Real-World HIV Prevention for Women

The HIV risk of women isn't explained through biology alone. The spread of HIV reflects the vulnerabilities and inequalities of what it means to live as a woman today.


Young Women at the Epicenter of HIV

On World AIDS Day, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria put a spotlight on young, South African women growing up at the epicenter of the HIV epidemic.


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Recent Resource

Young Women Lead, Evidence, Advocate, Research, Network (LEARN): What Does PrEP Mean for Young Women?

Adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) are disproportionately affected by HIV, and can face...

Stemming HIV in Adolescents Gender and Modes of Transmission

This Comment uses data provided by Avenir Health from country-produced Spectrum files to better...

Tackling HIV by Empowering Adolescent Girls and Young Women

Despite a recent fall in new infections, South Africa still has the largest HIV epidemic in the...

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