Reducing HIV Stigma and Gender-based Violence Toolkit
Friday, October 5, 2007 4:50 PM

A new toolkit entitled “Reducing HIV Stigma and Gender-based Violence” is now available online. This toolkit was developed by ICRW with Bhoruka Public Welfare Trust. It is meant to aid frontline care providers in India deal with five major HIV-stigma themes. These themes include gender-based violence, shame and blame, understanding, fear and moving to action.

For access to the toolkit, please click on the various chapters below.

Table of Contents | Introduction | Chapter A: HIV Stigma – Naming and Owning the Problem | Chapter B: Gender Violence –Naming & Owning the Problem | Chapter C: Shame and Blame –Stigma & Emotional Violence | Chapter D: More Understanding and Less Fear | Chapter E: Moving to Action | Annex 1: Fact Sheets | Annex 2: Making Your Own Training Program | Annex 3: Games for Training | Annex 4: Overview of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act 2005 | Annex 5: Pictures for Use in Toolkit Sessions.

Compiled from: "HIV Stigma and Gender-based Violence Toolkit Released," International Center for Research on Women, 20 September 2007.