Projects

Research on interlinkages between VAW and HIV for UNAIDS


Salamander Trust has been collaborating in a research programme commissioned by UNAIDS to strengthen and expand the evidence base regarding community-level programmes which address violence against women in the context of HIV. In partnership with the Health Economics and HIV and AIDS Research Division (HEARD) of the University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, the AIDS […]

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Research on interlinkages between VAW and HIV for UNAIDS
Featured Research

Salamander Trust has been collaborating in a research programme commissioned by UNAIDS to strengthen and expand the evidence base regarding community-level programmes which address violence against women in the context of HIV. In partnership with the Health Economics and HIV and AIDS Research Division (HEARD) of the University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, the AIDS […]

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4M+: My Health, My Choice, My Child, My Life: perinatal peer mentoring project with women living with HIV in East Africa
Events Training

Project Background Salamander Trust is delighted that we have now been funded by the MAC AIDS Fund to deliver training workshops with our new partners, Personal Initiative for Positive Empowerment (PIPE) in Kenya and UNYPA in Uganda, for women living with HIV who will become ‘Mentor Mothers’. Women living with HIV have been trained and […]

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Climate Change and Women’s Rights

We are very happy to announce the launch of a new project with Coventry University Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR), to address climate change and women’s rights. We have known for many years that food security can influence intimate partner violence. We also know that this violence against women in turn can increase […]

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Global Treatment Access Review of Women living with HIV
Advocacy Research

UN Women has commissioned a global review of HIV Treatment Access for Women. This review seeks to identify key gaps related to women’s access to treatment and understand the barriers women face in the pathway to accessing treatment and care. AVAC, ATHENA and Salamander Trust have been selected to coordinate this review. The preliminary findings […]

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Stepping Stones programmes
Training

We are delighted to launch our two new Stepping Stones programmes on gender, generation, HIV, communication & relationship skills Stepping Stones with Children is designed for use with children affected by AIDS, aged 5-8, 9-14 and their caregivers   Stepping Stones & Stepping Stones Plus is a wholly revised and updated version of the original […]

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UNAIDS Participatory Film Project
Advocacy Participatory film projects Training

Capacity building for leadership on Gender Based Violence: A Participatory film project Background to the project Between August 2014 and October 2015 Salamander Trust undertook a film training and documentary programme to showcase the extraordinary grassroots leadership of women living with HIV in an effective response to Gender-Based Violence and HIV in Africa.  This programme […]

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Salamander Trust at AIDS 2014, Melbourne, Australia, July 2014
Advocacy Events

Salamander Trust’s Alice Welbourn and Associate Nell Osborne are delighted to be able to attend the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne. Please click here or scroll down this page to view the activities in which we are involved. **Salamander Trust is deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the loss of flight no MH […]

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Rights, Camera, Action! The Pregnancy Journey when you are living with HIV
Advocacy Participatory film projects Training

The following films have been endorsed by the British HIV Association (BHIVA), International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW), Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+), Pozfem UK, WECARe+, the UK National HIV Nurses Association (NHIVNA) and Sophia Forum.   Introduction This project and the films that were made were a collaboration between […]

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