Identity, self-regulation, and gender inequality: Sexual and reproductive health and rights of Adolescent girls and Female sex workers In South Africa

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Slabbert, A.M.;
  • Publisher: Utrecht University
  • Subject: HIV | adolescents | sexual reproductive health | South Africa | sex workers | gender inequality

Many sexual and reproductive health inequities are rooted in gender inequality that place women in South Africa, especially adolescent girls and sex workers, at increased risk of adverse outcomes. Gender inequality causes multiple layers of stigma, discrimination, and m... View more
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