Multi-lateral and Bilateral Organizations
Avert provides a global overview of how and why women are more vulnerable to HIV, as well as prevention and treatment services available for women.
BRIDGE is a gender and development research and information service based at the Institute of Development Studies, UK. It works to advance gender equality, women's rights, empowerment in development and advocate the importance of a gender perspective to reduce poverty and promote social justice.
ICRW recognizes how gender equality fuels the transmission of HIV among women and contributes evidence to remove human rights barriers to prevention, care and treatment services and improve access, acceptability and quality of services.
The HIV/AIDS Network is a platform where media, knowledge, news related to the HIV epidemic is shared. It also provides a platform to connect members or organizations subscribed to the network.
The Global Coalition on Women and AIDS (GCWA) is a worldwide alliance of civil society groups, networks or women living with HIV, women's organizations, AIDS service organizations, and the United Nations system, committed to strengthening AIDS programming for women and girls.
The ATHENA Network works to advance human rights and gender equity in the global response to HIV/AIDS. This list-serve enables group members to share information and resources with one another.
The SWAA is a Pan African Non Governmental Organization that works to empower women to address the causes and consequences of HIV/AIDS on Women in Africa.
GCM is a diverse network of advocates and NGO's working to expand HIV prevention options and encourage ethical research that involves civil society.
FHI is a global health and development organization whose science-based programs bring lasting change to the world's most vulnerable people.
Women and HIV/AIDS page of The Body which is an HIV and AIDS Information Resource.
As part of its gender and health information strategy, the Pan-American Health Organization's Gender and Health Unit has developed a Virtual Library on gender and health issues.
EngenderHealth is a leading international reproductive health organization working to improve the quality of health care in the world's poorest communities.
The site also contains a search function for resources on gender and HIV/AIDS.
The Department of Gender, Women and Health advocates gender equality in health for women and men around the world.
UNESCO's mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information. UNESCO supports responses to HIV and AIDS that are inclusive of the needs and issues for all, but particularly key populations.
The ILO is the lead UN agency for HIV/AIDS policies and programmes in the world of work and private sector mobilization. The ILO Programme on HIV/AIDS and the World of Work (ILO/AIDS) plays a key role in the HIV/AIDS global response through workplaces.
UNICEF's response to the global HIV/AIDS epidemic extends from high government offices to small, remove villages in the developing world. Our HIV/AIDS Section provides expertise, support, logistical coordination and innovation toward a single objective: ending the epidemic for children and their mothers.
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity.
UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, is an innovative partnership that leads and inspires the world in achieving universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support.
ICW is honoured and proud to be the only international network which strives to share with the global community the experiences, views and contributions of 19 million incredible women worldwide, who are also HIV positive.