Women and HIV

Publish Year : 2016
Publisher : AVERT
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Description :

This page provides an important overview of why adolescent girls and young women are at a much higher risk of HIV than men in many regions. It addresses issues from eco-systemic levels, such as violence, lack of access to health care and education, and lack of legal recognition. It also provides recent statistics and examples about women and HIV. 


Recent Resources

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