Risk, morality, and blame: a critical analysis of government and U.S. donor responses to HIV infections among sex workers in Ind

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Avni Amin
Publisher: 
Center for Health and Gender Equity
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Takoma Park, MD

Examines the scope and effectiveness of strategies being used by the Government of India — with bilateral development assistance from the United States - have effectively addressed the HIV prevention needs of women sex workers in India. Concludes that gender inequities play a critical role in fueling the epidemic and need to be addressed in programs and strategies focused on women, including female sex workers.