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Mainstreaming HIV, AIDS, and gender into culture

Katrina Wallace-Karenga

Mainstreaming HIV, AIDS, and gender into culture

a community education handbook.

by Katrina Wallace-Karenga

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Published by SAfAIDS in Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23921548M
ISBN 10978797437685
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Mainstreaming gender into the multisectoral response 59 Using a GMS approach 62 64 Agriculture 64 Education 67 Health 70 Labour 73 Law and justice 75 4. Case Studies of Gender-based Responses 77 Design Workshop on Gender and HIV/AIDS was convened in Halifax, Canada by the project partners, 16–18 January   Gender Mainstreaming in HIV/AIDS: Taking a Multisectoral Approach is the first in a new series of manuals from the Commonwealth Secretariat on gender mainstreaming in critical development issues. It is being co-published with the Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre).By December

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Mainstreaming HIV, AIDS, and gender into culture by Katrina Wallace-Karenga Download PDF EPUB FB2

The pilot project on‘Mainstreaming Gender,HIV and AIDS into Culture that resulted in the production of this guidebook was implemented in the Seke rural community in is about 40 km from the capital city of S would like to extend their appreciation to the Senator of the District, SenatorTracy Mutinhiri,Chief Seke,the.

Essentials of sector and programme mainstreaming As the And gender into culture book and AIDS epidemic unfolds, it increasingly poses complex development challenges for countries.

Mainstreaming HIV and AIDS into national development pro-cesses remains a key approach to addressing both the direct and indirect causes of the growing epidemic.

or mainstreaming gender into the implementation of the National AIDS Control Programme. This included, for example, the national HIV/AIDS health sector strategy that was being fi nalized at the time of the fi eld test. In the Sudan, AIDS eld-testing was conducted in collaboration with the National AIDS.

The pilot project on‘Mainstreaming Gender,HIV and AIDS into Culture’that resulted in the production of this guidebook was implemented in the Seke rural community in is about 40 km from the capital city of S would like to extend their appreciation to the Mainstreaming HIV of the District.

Gender Mainstreaming in HIV/AIDS: Taking a Multisectoral Approach is the first in a new series of manuals from the Commonwealth Secretariat on gender mainstreaming in critical development issues.

It is being co-published with the Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health (Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre). Reached a consensus of understanding on what HIV/AIDS mainstreaming means in practice. Heard and analysed experiences of mainstreaming HIV/AIDS, and where appropriate gender, within government ministries and elsewhere if applicable.

Identified strategies and approaches to mainstreaming HIV/AIDS within government sectors –. A Guide to HIV and AIDS Mainstreaming A Guide to HIV and AIDS Mainstreaming (iii Acknowledgements This initiative is a joint project of the Directorate for Special Programmes (DSP) in the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) with the National Planning Commission (NPC), the Offi ce of the Prime Minister (OPM) and the.

mainstreaming gender and hiv & aids in agriculture curriculum: a guide for instructors of food crops, they “receive about 5 percent less of the agricultural training and tools available to men.” 9 The UN estimates that if equal.

Guide to mainstreaming gender in workplace responses to HIV and AIDS International Labour Office - Geneva: ILO, 1 v. ISBN: (print) ISBN: (web pdf) International Labour Office gender equality / gender mainstreaming / role of ILO / HIV and AIDS / workplace ILO Cataloguing in Publication Data.

Gender is well recognised as a critical consideration for HIV/AIDS organisations. Since the s, HIV/AIDS policy-makers, donors, non-governmental organisations and transnational corporations have adopted gender mainstreaming as the process for integrating gender into. Gender Mainstreaming Guidelines for HIV and AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Table of Contents ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 1 FOREWORD 4 ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS 5 KEY GENDER CONCEPTS 6 1.

INTRODUCTION 7 2. BACKGROUND 7 3. RATIONALE FOR DEVELOPING THE GENDER MAINSTREAMING GUIDELINES 8 4. PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF THE GUIDELINES 8 5. HIV and AIDS permeate all areas of life in affected communities. Responding to the epidemic requires institutionalising and integrating concern for people affected by or living with the virus throughout government and civil society.

HIV and AIDS mainstreaming follows the progress on other cross-cutting development issues, notably gender, in which core development processes and.

Since the s, HIV/AIDS policy-makers, donors, non-governmental organisations and transnational corporations have adopted gender mainstreaming as the process for integrating gender into.

Current trends of HIV transmission and prevalence clearly show that the epidemic is fuelled by gender-based vulnerabilities.

Close to 60 per cent of adults living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa are women, and almost 75 per cent of young people living with HIV in southern Africa are female. It is also clear that issues of gender need to be mainstreamed into attempts to curb the further spread.

The extent to which HIV/AIDS mainstreaming strategies and associated challenges are similar to or different from those of mainstreaming gender in the health sector is also explored.

Gender Mainstreaming is a globally accepted strategy for promoting gender equality. Mainstreaming is not an end in itself but a strategy, an approach, a means to achieve the goal of gender equality. Mainstreaming involves ensuring that gender perspectives and attention to the goal of gender.

Understanding gender norms and gender inequality is essential to reducing HIV risk among men, women, and transgender persons.

Although there are similarities in HIV risk factors and behaviors across genders, differences exist and some gender groups are far more affected than others. Mainstreaming HIV and AIDS and gender – how to do it. 16 How can HIV and AIDS, gender and the prevention of domestic violence be mainstreamed.

16 Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS and gender internally 17 Mainstreaming HIV&AIDS and gender in projects 20 References   The onslaught of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa provides an unparalleled opportunity to examine the complex relationship between culture and disease (Airhihenbuwa & Webster ).Culture was invoked early in the epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa to explain the spread of HIV in the heterosexual population at a time when infection was predominantly spread in the developed world amongst.

The role of culture has been particularly problem-atic in the fi ght against HIV/AIDS. When one talks of culture, especially in the context of HIV/AIDS, what comes to mind is the patriarchal society in which we live, as well as the gender inequalities which it has given rise to.

This paper will focus on. Mainstreaming gender into the multisectoral response59 Using a GMS approach 62 Examples of HIV/AIDS Issues and Responses 64 by Sector Agriculture 64 Education 67 Health 70 Labour 73 Law and justice 75 4.

Case Studies of Gender-based Responses 77 GENDER MAINSTREAMING IN HIV/AIDS: TAKING A MULTISECTORAL APPROACH.Gender mainstreaming entails bringing the perceptions, experience, knowl- edge and interests of women as well as men to bear on policy-making, plan- ning and decision-making.HIV/AIDS and its overwhelming effects.

This is evidenced by the disproportionate impact of the epidemic on women, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the “feminization” of AIDS is most visible. In this region, for every HIV-positive young man ( years) there are three HIV-positive young women.