Gender, women and health

Violence against women and HIV/AIDS

Setting the Agenda

A meeting convened by GWH in 2000 brought together researchers, activists and policy makers working in the area of violence against women and HIV/AIDS to discuss current research, gaps in knowledge, opportunities for integrating issues of VAW in work on HIV/AIDS and vice versa and related methodological, ethical and safety issues. The papers presented at the meeting, a summary of discussions and a proposed research agenda are compiled in the meeting report: