This guideline is meant to help countries to more effectively and efficiently plan, develop and monitor programmes and services that promote gender equality and human rights and hence are more acceptable and appropriate for women living with HIV, taking into account the national and local epidemiological context. It discusses implementation issues that health interventions and service delivery must address to achieve gender equality and support human rights.
This is a short video (about 1.5 minutes) about getting tested for HIV. It encourages the viewer to stop caring about what others think, and get tested so that they know the truth about their health status and can take action.
This is a reference guide for family planning counseling of individuals, couples, and special groups by train VCT counselors. It lists various types of contraception, and then divides the audience by men, d women and couples and for each offers guidance depending on whether the individual being counseled is HIV positive or HIV negative.
African Transformation is a set of participatory activities designed to foster gender equity in communities and societies.
The Communication for Healthy Living initiative was implemented on a national scale as well as in underserved communities, using a full spectrum of communication approaches from mass media and publicity events, to community mobilization and empowerment, to client-provider counseling support.
This video explains the basics of HTSP in a short animated form.
Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancies (HTSP) is an approach to helping couples time their pregnancies to occur during a mother’s healthiest years (ages 18-34) and space pregnancies by 3 to 5 years, improving both maternal and child health.
This web page offers basic information about HTSP, including:
- Target behaviors
- Information about age of women (teens, older women), and safety of becoming pregnant at that age
This comic book is based on the Season 3 story of the Shuga TV Series which was based that year in Nigeria. It tells the story of a young couple, and covers topics such as domestic violence, reproductive health, HIV, HIV testing, faithfulness, and multiple partners. It is meant to accompany the TV series.
This video offers practical and easy-to-understand information for young African women interested in using Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to prevent HIV. It presents PrEP as a "game-changer" in the lives of young African women, and explains how it works and how one should take it.