Resources ::: Publications

HIV/AIDS, gender inequality and rural livelihoods: The impact of HIV/AIDS on rural livelihoods in Northern Province, Zambia

(FAO, 2004)

This publication looks at the deepening impact of HIV/AIDS on the Northern Province in Zambia, where chronic poverty continues to undermine all aspects of development at the community and household levels. 114 pp.

HIV/AIDS resource guide for extension workers

(NAADS/FAO, 2004)

This resource guide is a tool to mainstream HIV/AIDS issues within the agricultural sector, by promoting understanding of what responses are available to rural farming communities in order to mitigate the impact of HIV/AIDS. 56 pp.

HIV/AIDS extension fact sheets

(FAO, 2004)

A series of fact sheets for extensionists and fieldworkers to support families in HIV/AIDS affected areas. These fact sheets answer common questions about HIV/AIDS and allow extension workers to provide advice on areas such as nutrition, small livestock production and labour-saving technologies.

Property and a piece of land give women peace of mind


This report presents the proceedings of a workshop on HIV & AIDS, Women's Property Rights and Livelihoods in Zimbabwe, organized to commemorate the 16 Days of Activism campaign and World AIDS Day. 52 pp.




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