Technical Brief: Advancing Gender Equality and Preventing & Responding to Gender-Based Violence to Achieve Sustained HIV Epidemic Control

Explore a short overview of the efforts to advance gender equality and prevent/respond to gender-based violence to achieve sustained HIV epidemic control.


Gender inequality and gender-based violence impede equal access to HIV prevention, testing, and treatment services, as well as the ability to practice and maintain healthy behaviors, safety, and HIV outcomes. This brief presents facts and figures with statistics accurate as of late 2022.