Publications and information about gender.

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ASAP Background Paper on Gender and the Global Fund

Informal Paper of the Gender Equality Strategy Implementation Review
Prepared by ASAP’s director and released in October 2012. Its formal title: “The Global Fund’s New Funding Model: Steps to secure gender transformative responses to AIDS through Strategic Investment Frameworks”.

Gender and TB documents

Voices from the Field: Need to make TB programmes more gender sensitive, Citizens News Service and Women4GF
Prepared and released by Citizen News Service (CNS) and Women4GF, this document provides first-person accounts from women and transgender people who have dealt with TB and/or multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) and female care providers in families with TB.

Personal stories of women and transgender with TB/MDR—TB/TB—HIV, Citizens News Service
A document released in October 2013 by Citizen News Service (CNS). It presents CNS interviews with young girls, women and transgender individuals who have dealt with TB, multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB), and/or TB-HIV co-infection; and female care providers in families with TB.

Tackling TB and HIV in Women: An Urgent Need — Global Coalition on Women and AIDS
This advocacy document, released in 2010, is part of a series of briefing papers being published by the Global Coalition on Women and AIDS (GCWA) to “deepen the agenda on women and AIDS, to build consensus among a larger group of AIDS and women’s health advocates on key messages and evidence, and to set out clear recommendations and calls for next steps and actions.”

Gender and HIV documents

Mainstreaming Gender into National HIV Strategies and Plans
A document prepared by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and released in December 2012. It provides analysis and tools aimed to assist governments, civil society and other HIV actors to make clear, concerted and sustainable efforts to address multi-dimensional gender and human rights issues in their national HIV efforts and support increased capacity to achieve gender equality results.

Implementing comprehensive HIV/STI programmes with sex workers: practical approaches from collaborative interventions
Practical advice on implementing HIV and STI programmes for and with sex workers.