Securing Women's Right to Land and Livelihoods: A Key to Ending Hunger and Fighting AIDS

Publish Year : 2008
Publisher : ActionAid International
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Description :

This briefing paper discusses the many challenges of food insecurity in the context of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and gender equality. The report covers various topics that pertain particularly to women living with HIV or affected by HIV; these include: barriers to women's farming, women's land rights, economic and social empowerment, violence against women, inheritance rights and property grabbing, politics, ideologies and vested interests.

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