IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 8, August 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Mary Ingadoh Isalambah
Gender has been recognized as a major issue that is central to the spread of HIV and AIDs infection. Women are more vulnerable to HIV infection due to their biological susceptibility, limited sexual autonomy and men’s power to control sexual activities. Gender- based social inequalities have been observed in which women lack the power to protect themselves from contracting HIV.