United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)

UNIFEM South Asia Office

2004

HSF project

HSF was operational  from (2004-2007), UNIFEM through  this project was responding to the crisis by escalating its policy work on HIV/AIDS and strengthening support for mainstreaming gender and human rights in HIV/AIDS. The project used innovative capacity building approaches informed by operational research and best practices that demonstrate that gender equality and women’s empowerment are fundamental to preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS and reducing its social and economic impact on the communities.