Gender-based violence and HIV: associations and interventions

Pauline Jelliman
Clinical Nurse Specialist HIV/AIDS (Community), Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust, Liverpool, UK

For women with past or current exposure to gender-based violence (GBV), its outcomes for health and wellbeing are many and complex – impacting on work and study, home and family, health and children’s health. The way that HIV and GBV link and overlap has long been under discussion and the hope is that more UK-specific research and action will soon be forthcoming. Read more…