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This fact sheet offers basic information about the ways in which gender can affect malaria prevention and treatment. It notes cases in the Gambia and Kenya, describing how gender issues were studied and addressed to deal with the gender differences.

Gender is a cross-cutting issue that can inform decision making and best practices in all health areas. HIV care and treatment, for example, has benefitted from increased attention to gender inequities over the past decade. 

The purpose of the Zika Prevention Behavior Matrix (available in English and Spanish) is to focus Zika prevention efforts on the key behaviors that have the greatest potential to reduce Zika transmission and minimize negative pregnancy outcomes. 

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