Human Rights of Women Living with HIV in the Americas

Publish Year : 2016
Publisher : UNAIDS, Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM), Organization of American States (OAS)
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On the occasion of Zero Discrimination Day,   the Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) of the OAS launched a new report entitled "Human Rights of Women Living with HIV in the Americas." The report, developed by CIM and UNAIDS with the collaboration of the International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW Latina), includes information from the following sources: questionnaires completed by 14 countries, studies on stigma and discrimination from 11 countries with 7,822 interviewees, the UNAIDS global database (AIDSINFO) and a literature review.

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