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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Women trying to cope with HIV also struggle to get the “right and correct information” on family planning, says Dorothy Namutamba, of the International Community of Women living with HIV/AIDS Eastern Africa.
Women may face violence at home for being HIV positive and for using contraception, only to be further mistreated when they turn to health workers, says Namutamba.
In the worst-case scenarios, some HIV positive women have undergone coerced sterilisation. (END//2014)