AIDS

AIDS

Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2004: camblemos de la historia

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
Spanish
Translated Title: 
The world health report 2004: changing history (Spanish)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
World Health Organization
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Argues that tackling HIV/AIDS is the world’s most urgent public health challenge. Calls for a comprehensive HIV/AIDS strategy that links prevention, treatment, care and long-term support.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 9243562657
ISSN 10206760

HIV/AIDS and prevention options for women

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development
Publisher: 
Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Outlines biological and socioeconomic factors for women’s vulnerability to HIV/AIDS infection. Discusses female condoms and microbicides.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Community education/development
Advocacy

Forms a network of 106 Canadian international development non-governmental organizations (NGOs), AIDS service organizations and individuals who are concerned about global HIV/AIDS issues.

Primary Telephone: 
613-233-7440
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@icad-cisd.com
Fax Number: 
613-233-8361
Street Address: 
726-1 Nicholas St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1N 7B7

Keepers of the earth: women, health and HIV/AIDS

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Video
Tape
Author: 
Susan Judith Ship
Laura Norton
Doreen Sterling
André Roussil
Publisher: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representatives Organization
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Presents a training package, that includes a manual, video, public service announcement and training workshop. Provides information to help enhance community health representatives' capacities in HIV/AIDS prevention and incommunity education with women, emphasizing culturally-appropriate models of healthy sexuality and the reduction of high risk behaviours. Also addresses the multiple and specific needs of First Nations and Inuit women living with HIV/AIDS or who are caregivers of people living with HIV/AIDS.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.K44 1999
ISBN 0968372066

First Nations and Inuit people living with HIV

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Representatives Organizations
Publisher: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representatives Organization
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Provides information about HIV/AIDS and how it works in the body. Also lists information on accessing medication and traditional healing for First Nation and Inuit people.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.F57 2001

Women & HIV/AIDS

Tagged :
Print
Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Publisher: 
Planned Parenthood Fredericton
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides an overview for women of what HIV is and how it is spread. Gives suggestions on transmission prevention, and where to get more information or help.

Available From: 

Women and HIV/AIDS

Tagged :
Print
Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Canadian AIDS Society (CAS)
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines ways in which women are especially vulnerable to HIV infection. Identifies biological and social risk factors, and lists tips for prevention. Includes a brief discussion of perinatal transmission.

Available From: 

Women and HIV/AIDS

Tagged :
Print
Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Explores legal issues involving women and HIV/AIDS. Includes related issues such as prostitution, pregnancy, and the testing and treatment of children. Includes an annotated bibliography.

Canadian HIV/AIDS Information Centre

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

Collects and circulates a comprehensive collection of AIDS educational materials across Canada, and acts as the central Canadian documentation centre on AIDS education materials.
 
We regret to inform you that the Canadian HIV/AIDS Information Centre, a program of the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA), has ceased operations, effective March 31, 2008.

As of April 1, 2008, you may contact the Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange (CATIE) for all your HIV/AIDS resource needs at:

Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange (CATIE) 555 Richmond Street West, Suite 505, Box 1104 Toronto, Ontario M5V 3B1 1.800.263.1638 [toll-free] Fax: 416.203.8242 E-mail: info@catie.ca www.catie.ca

The staff of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Information Centre would like to thank our many clients, creators of materials and suppliers for their interest and commitment to our work as a part of the HIV/AIDS community. It has been a pleasure serving and working with you, and we extend our best wishes to you and your colleagues for the continued success of your important efforts.

Women and HIV: prevention

Tagged :
Print
Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Canadian AIDS Society
Publisher: 
Canadian AIDS Society
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the various potential transmission methods and prevention measures of HIV for women. Articles highlights injection drug use and needle sharing, the difficulties for women in negotiating safer sex, the use of the female condom, and the use of microbicides.

Available From: 
Syndicate content