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The Facts on Violence Against Women and HIV/AIDS

General Material
Published Date
September, 2013

This fact sheet explores the intersections between violence against women and HIV/AIDS, including how violence undermines HIV prevention efforts, and discusses the ways violence actually puts survivors at increased risk of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. It also discusses policy implications and makes recommendations at the policy level and for organizations looking to support survivors of intimate partner violence living with or at risk of contracting HIV.