The Shirt You Couldn’t Miss: Integrating HIV and GBV Prevention

This is a re-post of Daniel Cothran’s guest blog today (December 8, 2011) on The Global Health Magazine. Gender-based violence and a guide to assist with GBV and HIV prevention integration Ahh… ahh… Baby, I love you so much! …. We repeated this refrain, clapping the beat as the person in the middle of the … Continue reading “The Shirt You Couldn’t Miss: Integrating HIV and GBV Prevention”

Women Shouldn’t Have to Be Sneaky to Get the Family Planning They Want

Yes, I said it. But it’s not my word. I’m just the messenger, relating to you what I heard: sneaky. According to health care providers I interviewed recently in Western Province, Kenya, sneaking is exactly what women feel they need to do if they want to avoid or postpone pregnancy. Their male partners, for the … Continue reading “Women Shouldn’t Have to Be Sneaky to Get the Family Planning They Want”