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Gender and Health Advocacy Kits

The purpose behind WHD Advocacy Kits is to present a current issue in Gender and Health in a concise and user-friendly way. Each kit contains a fact sheet (or series of fact sheets), a brief issue paper and a power point presentation. They can be used as part of a conference presentation, as a tool to educate policy-makers or as the basis for a workshop or class session on Gender and Health issues. Upcoming kits include: Gender, Health and HIV/AIDS in the Americas; Gender, Work, and Health; and Gender Equity in Health.

You may download the whole kit free of charge. We do ask that you let us know how you are using the kit, so that we can evaluate its efficacy. Please contact us at with your comments and suggestions

  Gender Equity in Health

Fact Sheet - Gender Equity in Health PDF (28.6Kb)

Issue Paper - Gender Equity in Health PDF (106Kb)

Presentation - Gender Equity in Health PowerPoint (198Kb)

  Gender and HIV/AIDS in LAC

Fact Sheet - Gender and HIV/AIDS PDF (28.Kb)

Fact Sheet - Gender and The UNGASS on HIV/AIDS PDF (26.6Kb)

Issue Paper - The UNGASS, Gender and Women's Vulnerability to HIV/AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean PDF (154Kb)

Presentation - Gender and HIV/AIDS in LAC PowerPoint (168Kb)

Trafficking of Women and Children for Sexual Exploitation in the Americas

Fact Sheet - Trafficking in the Americas PDF (23.8Kb)

Issue Paper - Trafficking in the Americas PDF (112Kb)

Presentation - Trafficking in the Americas PowerPoint (274Kb)

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