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Bio-medical HIV Prevention Strategies for key Populations/ Women

The HIV pandemic has been around for close to thirty years now, there has been remarkable progress in terms of understanding the disease from prevention to treatment and care. Over time the trends in infection have changed, and one notable thing is the way women are affected by the disease. Social cultural factors that are […]

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GEM CELEBRATES WORLD AIDS DAY

The World Aids Day celebrations were commemorated in Nairobi County was held at the Deputy County Commissioner’s grounds in Kibra Sub-County. The theme of this year’s Celebrations was getting to Zero HIV infection; Zero HIV related Deaths and Zero Discrimination. The celebrations were led by the Chief Guest the County Director of Health, Dr.Wango’ndu, the […]

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Dialogue Fora with Health Workers in Kisumu and Kakamega

The African Gender and Media Initiative Trust (GEM), in partnership with Lean on Me foundation, Grass roots Empowerment Trust ( GET ) and Personal Initiative for positive change (PIPE) has been running a campaign to end forced and coerced Sterilization among women living with HIV and AIDs. This campaign is supported by Open Society Foundation. […]

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GEM Commemorates Sixteen days of Activism

The sixteen days of activism against gender based violence is commemorated globally from November 25 to December 10th. Gender based violence takes various forms including physical violence, emotional violence, sexual violence and economic violence. In Kenya the theme of this year’s sixteen days of activism is “From Peace at Home to Peace in the Community” […]

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