HIV/AIDS

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Burkina Faso: women help stop the spread of HIV and AIDS

Women from the rural village of Gassan attend an informal discussion on HIV/AIDS. (Photo: UNDP) Burkina Faso - 27-year old Assiétou was pregnant with her third child when she discovered that she was HIV positive. “I thought it was the end of the world,” she recalls. “I immediatelymore

Outlawing Women: Effects of laws criminalizing women’s sexuality

New York -- UNDP, together with civil society partners – including women’s groups and LGBT groups, and academia, co-sponsored a panel discussion, “Outlawing Women - Effects of Laws Criminalizing Women's Sexuality” at the New York Bar Association. The Beijing Declaration andmore

UN launches plan to combat spread of HIV among women and girls

Photo: UNAIDS/B. HamiltonUNDP Administrator Helen Clark at the high-level panel in NY.UNDP Administrator Helen Clark joined a high-level panel in New York to launch a five-year action plan by UNAIDS to address gender inequalities and human rights violations that put women and girls at risk ofmore

UNDP, UNFPA, Germany promote sexual and reproductive health

Berlin - UNDP Administrator Helen Clark spoke out forcefully today on sexual and reproductive health and development at a forum in Berlin co-hosted by the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) and the German government.“As long as 200 million women in the world have an unmet need for family planning,more

Multisectoral Action Framework for Malaria Launched Alongside 68th United Nations General Assembly

World leaders gathered today alongside the 68th United Nations General Assembly to launch an inclusive approach to fighting malaria, a disease which  – despite tremendous advances – still  kills an estimated 660,000 each year and poses a major challenge to development. The Roll Backmore

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