This information booklet is meant for instructors who train truck drivers at special training institutions and is a useful source of information about HIV/AIDS and Gender, is used to raise awareness and motivate change.
Worldwide, especially in India there is growing evidence of the links between HIV and the denial of property and inheritance rights to women and children who are HIV positive. In 2007, seven Legal Aid Clinics (LACs) for people living with HIV were set up in high prevalence districts of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. A report of this pilot intervention envisages us on the success of this intervention.
To address the increasing vulnerability of women to HIV and related issues, the Ministry of Women and Child Development (MWCD) invited UNIFEM to undertake a policy review in 2005 of the schemes and programmes of MWCD, to develop a training package for women for their empowerment.
The National Nutrition Conclave was organized from August 12-14, 2007 at the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, (MSSRF), Chennai, India, with the object to re-energize the expanded nutrition community and increase collaboration and commitment to take the selected actions forward. The write-up highlights the participation of the professionals from diverse areas and their coordinated efforts to make nutrition-secure India a reality.
This training package for facilitators aims to promote gender equity and reduce violence in schools. This is based on the intervention research project – Gender Equity Movement in Schools (GEMS) – that was implemented in Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) schools by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), CORO for Literacy and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).
An extension of the ethos that makes the Indian woman ‘ANANYA’ a Sanskrit word meaning ‘that which is incomparable’ is the celebration theme ‘Survival to Success – Celebrate her Life’, mirrors the wide panorama of the growth and success of the women of India.
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