HIV / AIDS in Cameroon : Rising gender issues in policy-making matters

@inproceedings{Awuba2008HIVA,
  title={HIV / AIDS in Cameroon : Rising gender issues in policy-making matters},
  author={Jude Awuba and Gl{\'o}ria Macassa},
  year={2008}
}
This literature review investigated gender differentials in HIV/AIDS in Cameroon and to which extent gender was taken into account in the country’s current policy on HIV/AIDS. The review found that in Cameroon women were at increased risk of being infected with HIV/AIDS compared to men and that apart from biological vulnerability, socio-cultural as well as economic factors accounted for those differences. In addition, the review found that at the policy level, the government has drawn up plans… CONTINUE READING

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