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The Importance of Gender in HIV and AIDS Data

Addressing gender when monitoring and evaluating HIV projects ensures equity in access and benefits for men and women. This brief establishes the importance of addressing gender in monitoring and evaluation activities and suggests indicators to reveal and explain gender gaps in HIV and AIDS outcomes.

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Girl born with HIV is virtually virus-free years after stopping AIDS drugs

A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure. 738 more words


Tide turns in AIDS fight yet 'unacceptable' death toll across sub-Saharan Africa

The tide may have turned in the global fight against AIDS, but too many people in sub-Saharan Africa are developing and dying of AIDS-related diseases, due to limited testing and problems with treatment, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Tuesday (25 July). 363 more words