Addressing Gender to Ensure Effective PrEP Introduction

Michele Lanham

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) was conceived to fill the urgent need for a woman-controlled HIV prevention method. However, biomedical technology alone will not alter the underlying gender inequalities that make women and girls vulnerable to HIV. This technical brief was developed by Michele Lanham from FHI360 – an OPTIONS consortium partner. It focuses on addressing gender while ensuring effective PrEP introduction.

April 10, 2017
Year of publication
2016
Resource types
Briefs
Tags
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), PrEP, HIV prevention, gender dimensions, gender inequalities

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