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HIV/AIDS susceptibility and vulnerability pathway: A tool for identifying indicators, role models and innovations

C. Bishop-Sambrook (FAO, 2003)

The HIV/AIDS susceptibility and vulnerability pathway provides a practical tool for identifying indicators which reflect vulnerability at different stages of the HIV/AIDS cycle. It also provides a framework for identifying role models and innovators who are more resistant and resilient to the disease and its effects. 9 pp.

Incorporating HIV/AIDS considerations into food security and livelihood projects

(FAO, 2003)

This guide details how to incorporate HIV/AIDS considerations into food security and livelihood projects with a focus on protecting and promoting nutritional well-being among people living with HIV/AIDS and those affected by the disease.  

HIV/AIDS and agriculture: impacts and responses - Case studies from Namibia, Uganda and Zambia

(FAO, 2003)

This report summarizes the results of the baseline surveys conducted to investigate the relationship between the HIV/AIDS epidemic and rural livelihoods in selected communities of Uganda, Zambia and Namibia. 34 pp.

FAO Gender and Development Plan of Action (2002-2007)

(FAO, 2003)

The Plan embodies FAO's commitment to equal opportunities and rights for women and men. It outlines the Organization's framework for follow-up to recommendations in the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, and Article 14 on rural women in the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 36 pp.

Rural women: Crucial partners in the fight against hunger and poverty

(FAO, 2003)

A report of the event organized by FAO entitled Rural women: crucial partners in the fight against hunger and poverty, which took place on 12 June 2002. It served to highlight the contributions of rural women in achieving the targets of the World Food Summit of 1996. 34 pp.




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