Zimbabwe: Women’s Latest Bargaining Tool

Zimbabwe: Women’s Latest Bargaining Tool

Johnson Siamachira – All Africa.com –  Wednesday, 31 August 2011 (originally published 24 Aug) “WOMEN think that when you’re married, you don’t have to worry about HIV. They think it is a safe haven,”said Beauty Nyamwanza of the National Aids Council. Research has shown that marriage increases the frequency of sex and impedes a woman’s […]

South African HIV Women Suffer Under Inequality

South African HIV Women Suffer Under Inequality

WNN Features – WNN Report / Amnesty International Violence and extreme poverty in rural South Africa place women at grave risk of becoming infected with HIV, according to a new report by Amnesty International. This undermines the ability of women who are HIV positive to seek and obtain treatment, thus worsening a national epidemic that […]