XVIII International AIDS Conference

How to Guarantee Women's and Girls' Sexual and Reproductive Rights in the HIV/AIDS Response? SUSA34

Organiser: IAWC -International AIDS Women's Caucus ASTRA -Central and Eastern Europe Women's Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Women ARISE
Non-Commercial Satellite Back
Location: SR 7
Schedule: 15:45 - 17:45, 18.07.2010
Code: SUSA34
Chairs: Mabel Bianco, Argentina
Wanda Nowicka, Poland
Webcast provided by The Kaiser Family Foundation

Civil society experts will discuss the integration of women's and girls' sexual and reproductive rights into the HIV response, with a special focus on women and girls living with HIV and AIDS. They will address issues that are essential for guaranteeing these rights as a cross-cutting approach within HIV prevention, treatment, care and support. Key recommendations and actions will be proposed, taking into account regional differences and diverse sexual identities.

Presentations in this session:

Presentation by Zonibel Woods, Global HIV Initiative, Ford Foundation
Presented by Zonibel Woods

Women's and girls' sexual and reproductive rights in the context of the HIV/AIDS Response in Asia
Presented by Vincent Crisostomo, Thailand

The U.S. global response to HIV/AIDS and SRHR and the New Global Health Initiative (GHI)
Presented by Serra Sippel, United States

Challenges for guaranteeing universal access to reproductive health for women living with HIV in eight Latin American Countries
Presented by Eugenia Lopez

How Gender Inequalities and VAW Increase the Vulnerability of Women and Girls to HIV/AIDS
Presented by Zhenya Maliyan

Presentation by Siphiwe Hlophe, ICW Global / SWAPOL- Swaziland for positive living
Presented by Siphiwe Hlophe, Swaziland


    The organizers reserve the right to amend the programme.

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