Women's health and HIV: experience from a sex workers' project in Calcutta
Author(s)Bala Nath, Madhu
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JournalGender & Development
Document typeJournal article
DescriptionIn her job as Gender and HIV Adviser for UNAIDS/UNIFEM, the author came across a movement of sex workers who are successfully negotiating safe sex in the heart of Calcutta, India. This article relates an inspiring discovery for those development professionals who are searching for ways to empower women to protect themselves, their partners, and families from HIV infection. This article is hosted by our co-publisher Taylor & Francis. For the full table of contents for this and previous issues of this journal, please visit the <a href="http://www.genderanddevelopment.org">Gender and Development</a> website.