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Birth in the Age of AIDS: Women, Reproduction and HIV/AIDS in India

Birth in the Age of AIDS

USAID is observing World AIDS Day this year by celebrating ten years of our HIV and AIDS work under PEPFAR. Book Review: “Birth in the Age of AIDS: Women, Reproduction and HIV/AIDS in India” by Cecilia Van Hollen Synopsis: Birth in the Age of AIDS takes the reader on a very personal journey of the experiences  HIV- positive women […]

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A Courageous Journey

USAID’s Gender Equity Program provides small grants to Pakistani organizations to fund projects that expand access to justice for women. Read more >>

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New Evidence on Child Marriage Prevention in Ethiopia

To help address the needs of 50 million adolescents who are already married, USAID invested in programs through PEPFAR to reach more than 220,000 married adolescent girls in Ethiopia.

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Achieving Equity Through Women in Leadership

Improved access and choice in family planning services gives women more opportunities for leadership roles. Read more >>

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A Lesson in Holistic Care: What I Learned from Working with Transgender Women and Health Providers in the LAC Region

USAID celebrates the work of transgender women and health providers in Latin America and the Caribbean on Transgender Day of Remembrance. Read more >>

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Empowering Women to Address Climate Change

Women often lead the way in adapting to climate change impacts. Read more >>

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Access to Water Empowers Women in Morocco’s Middle Atlas

By working directly with local partners, our assistance is amplified far beyond the water tap. Read more >>

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Why the Arts and Youth Matter for LGBT Global Development

Arts and youth play a key role in international development. Read more >>

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Expanding Access and Choice for Family Planning

Women deserve family planning options that are “full access, full choice.” Read more >>

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From the Field in Madagascar: USAID Food Security Program Improves Livelihoods

As part of USAID’s 52nd birthday celebration, USAID/Madagascar shares a story of one woman who has benefited from a food security project.

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