Resources

Here are some recent materials produced by us at Salamander & colleagues in relation to work on HIV & sexual & reproductive health & rights & related issues – including the original Stepping Stones training manuals. There is either a link to another webpage to view it or, where not available, the material is offered here instead.

1= General public  |   2 = Professional policy makers & practitioners  |  3 = Mainly for use in & with communities

 

Key Barriers to Treatment Access
Research
Report Resources

Salamander Trust, with the ATHENA Network and AVAC, conducted a global review for UN Women on barriers to treatment access for women living with HIV The report from this global review has just been published. To learn more about the background to this research, the meaningful involvement of women living with HIV throughout, related documents […]

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ALIV[H]E Framework
Research
Report

We have just launched the ALIV[H]E Framework Salamander Trust, together with the ATHENA Network, the AIDS Legal Network, Project Empower and HEARD at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, were commissioned by UNAIDS to develop a programme to strengthen and expand the evidence base in relation to initiatives to address violence against women in the context […]

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COFEM – Coalition of Feminists for Social Change
Report Resources
Publisher: COFEM

Salamander Trust has recently joined the Coalition of Feminists for Social Change (COFEM) The Coalition of Feminists for Social Change (COFEM) is an advocacy collective of thought leaders, activists, practitioners and academics working globally to end violence against women and girls (VAWG). We are delighted that COFEM has recently accepted us as a new member. […]

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Stepping Stones with Children
Participatory film projects Training
Training Manuals
Publisher: Practical Action
Key: 2 3

This is our latest training programme in the Stepping Stones family. Developed by lead author Gill Gordon, with a team of writers and researchers from Tanzania, Kenya and UK, Stepping Stones with Children consists of a training manual for facilitators, a DVD of accompanying films made by participants (and brief overview documentaries) and a counsellors’ […]

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Stepping Stones & Stepping Stones Plus
Training Manuals
Publisher: Practical Action
Key: 2 3

This is our training package on gender, generation, HIV, communication & relationship skills, for use with adolescents and adults. Originally published in 1995, it has been recognised to reduce intimate partner violence. The original Stepping Stones and Stepping Stones Plus manuals have now been wholly revised and updated into one new volume, entitled Stepping Stones […]

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Stepping Stones for Peace and Prosperity
Training Manuals
Publisher: Salamander Trust Publisher: Strategies for Hope
Key: 2 3

Stepping Stones for Peace and Prosperity by Baron Oron, Germine Sebuwufu and Alice Welbourn. Published by Strategies for Hope and Salamander Trust, 2014 This adaptation was commissioned by the World Bank LOGICA Project. We worked with our partner NESSA Uganda and Tufts University Feinstein Center. This adaptation focuses specifically on GBV in the context of […]

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Radio Interview from ABC Radio Australia 2008
Audio

“On the Mat” with Barry Clarke for ABC Radio Australia.  Mary Robinson, Maura Mea and Dr Musimbi Kanyoro interviewed. See also Strategies For Hope Fourteen women share their most painful times, their resilience, their yearnings and their passions for change. A series of interviews conducted during and since the International AIDS conference in Mexico in […]

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“I Have a dream” Video Project

This year, the International AIDS Conference took place in Washington, D.C. The Conference provided a platform for HIV activists from all around the world to express their demands for justice and an effective response to HIV and AIDS. Almost 50 years earlier, in this same city of Washington, D.C; Martin Luther King was giving his famous ‘I […]

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Key Resources by other Women living with HIV

Some of the Many Responses of Women living with HIV Women living with HIV around the world are responding with resilience, power, compassion and determination to the news of an HIV diagnosis. Here we provide a list of some key resources produced by some of these many women. Please share your own links with us […]

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AIDS and adolescents: denying access to health
Article
Publisher: Open Democracy
Key: 1 2 3

With a 50% increase in AIDS-related deaths among young people, AIDS is now the second leading cause of their deaths. At the conclusion of the AIDS 2014 Conference, Alice Welbourn is left wondering whether anything is going to change in the HIV world for young women – and their children.

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AIDS and adolescents: denying access to health
Article
Publisher: Open Democracy
Key: 1 2 3

More information: With a 50% increase in AIDS-related deaths among young people, AIDS is now the second leading cause of their deaths. At the conclusion of the AIDS 2014 Conference, Alice Welbourn is left wondering whether anything is going to change in the HIV world for young women – and their children. Link to resource

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Stepping Stones with Children poster at AIDS 2014
Poster
Publisher: PASADA Publisher: Salamander Trust
Key: 1 2 3

Co-authors: July 2014 Co-authors: A Welbourn, N Chiziza, G Gordon, F Kilonzo, P Kiwia, W Manyama, N Osborne This poster highlights preliminary findings from our new adaptation of Stepping Stones, entitled Stepping Stones with Children. We are developing this manual with our partners in Dar es Salaam, PASADA, with funding support from Comic Relief and […]

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Rights, Camera Action! The Pregnancy Journey when you are living with HIV. A Training programme for women living with HIV who are mentor mothers, Positively UK, London
DVD Handbook
Publisher: Salamander Trust
Key: 1 2 3

Co-authors: Dominique Chadwick, Positively UK A film training programme conducted with women living with HIV who are trained as ‘mentor mothers’ to support other women with HIV as they go through their own pregnancy journey. An accompanying documentary explains the project. Link to resource

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An end to AIDS? Not through medication alone
Article
Publisher: Open Democracy
Key: 1 2 3

In the world of HIV, the allure of the bio-medical techno-fix still attracts many policy makers. Meanwhile a parallel world of care, support, community spirit and women’s resilience still beats quietly. On World AIDS Day Alice Welbourn considers the future of the AIDS pandemic.  Link to resource

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Seeking Safety: Stepping Stones in Malawi
Vimeo and film Website
Publisher: COWLHA Malawi Publisher: Dominique Chadwick Publisher: Salamander Trust Publisher: The Community Film Makers
Key: 1 2 3

A series of 6 participatory films and one longer film about the work of COWLHA in Malawi and its members as they seek to overcome gender-based violence and promote gender justice in communities. These films and the accompanying literature are now available on DVD. Please contact us for further information. Link to resource

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Women Out Loud
Booklet
Publisher: UNAIDS
Key: 2 3

Alice Welbourn acted as part of editorial team for the whole publication and co-author of the final chapter. Link to resource

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