Gender, Violence, and HIV/AIDS in Post-Conflict West Africa: Issues and Responses

Publish Year
Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Author Name
Ahonsi B.A.

This paper discusses the gender and sexual dimensions of two civil wars, in Liberia and Sierra Leone. It examines the linkages between conflict, violence against women, and risk of exposure to HIV. It uses gendered analysis to also look at post-conflict transitions in Africa.