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The Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Research Network. International AIDS Society Conference Cape Town, July 2009. Network Co-Coordinators. San Francisco AIDS Foundation (SFAF) International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). Steering Committee.

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the gender sexuality and hiv research network
The Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Research Network

International AIDS Society Conference

Cape Town, July 2009

network co coordinators
Network Co-Coordinators
  • San Francisco AIDS Foundation (SFAF)
  • International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
steering committee
Steering Committee
  • Judy Auerbach (San Francisco AIDS Foundation) USA
  • Margaret Greene (International Center for Research on Women) USA
  • Jennifer Klot (Social Science Research Council) USA
  • Jacqueline Bataringaya (International AIDS Society) Switzerland
  • Barbara de Zalduondo (UNAIDS) Switzerland
  • Julia Kim (University of Witwatersrand) South Africa
  • Gary Dowsett (La Trobe University) Australia
  • Carlos Caceras (Universidad Cayentano Heredia) Peru
  • Jane Chege (World Vision) Zambia
  • Alex Ezeh (African Population and Health Research Center) Kenya
  • Khaut Thu Hong (Institute for Social Development) Vietnam
  • Shalini Bharat (Tata Institute) India
maximizing the impact of our research
Maximizing the Impact of Our Research
  • Where do we want to be in 5-10 years?
  • What questions need answering to help shape an effective response to HIV?
we ve come a long way
We’ve Come A Long Way
  • Increasing recognition among policymakers, donors and programmers of how important it is to address gender and sexuality …
  • …but room for greater integration of social science insights into biological research
network objectives
Network Objectives
  • Facilitate collaboration and information sharing among researchers, make research more efficient by eliminating duplicative efforts, and identify research priorities
  • Bridge the gap between researchers and programmers, policymakers & donors
network activities
Network Activities
  • First topics for discussion identified
  • Steering Committee conceptualized Network
  • Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Research Network launched in Mexico City
  • Expert input obtained on research overview on concurrent partners and HIV; recently updated
  • Pre-satellite support from Ford Foundation
  • Satellite support from IAS in Mexico City and Cape Town
network activities1
Network Activities
  • Facilitate communication and exchange among researchers, program implementers and policy-makers
  • Share relevant research findings via conference sessions and consensus commentaries (editorials, public meetings)
next steps
Next Steps….
  • Input from Satellite participants
  • Continued expansion of Network
  • Guidance from Steering Committee
a request to consider during rest of conference
A Request to Consider During Rest of Conference

How can the Network strengthen research on gender, sexuality and HIV and contribute to a more effective response to the epidemic?

suggestions expressions of interest to
Suggestions & expressions of interest to:

Judy Auerbach, SFAF Jauerbach@sfaf.org

Margaret Greene, ICRW

mgreene@icrw.org & teckhaus@icrw.org

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