Panel 4: “Women, girls and HIV” – 2011 High Level Meeting on AIDS
09 June 2011
Thematic Panel Discussion at the High-level meeting
on the comprehensive review of the progress achieved in realizing the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS
Panel 4: "Women, girls and HIV"
This panel will focus on the disproportionate burden of HIV on women and girls and the need to ensure that their specific needs and vulnerabilities are adequately addressed. It will highlight the progress, challenges and opportunities in addressing the social determinants of women's and girl's vulnerability to HIV infection, as well as linkages between violence against women and girls and HIV.