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14 February 2017
Today, 9 countries – Bangladesh, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda – committed to halving preventable deaths of pregnant women and newborns in their health facilities within the next 5 years.Through a new...
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Gathering and measuring information in a systematic fashion enables development projects to answer relevant questions and evaluate outcomes.
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Andrew Sideman, Associate Director, TechLab @ FHI 360
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14 February 2017
Using a point-of-care test to diagnose HIV in infants significantly improved retention in care, speeded up antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation and increased the proportion of infants who started treatment, a large randomised study in Mozambique...
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1 March 2017 (All day)
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Join USAID, K4Health, and the Interagency Gender Working Group (IGWG) for a webinar on March 1, 2017 from 10:00am – 11:00am EDT to highlight the importance of tackling gender norms and inequities that act as barriers to men and boys’ use of contra
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This report presents progress made after two years of implementation of the ESA Commitment (2013-2015). Significant progress has already been made thanks to concerted action by governments, civil society, and development partners at national and r
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30 January 2017
A large international team of researchers has created what they are describing as the most powerful HIV-attacking antibody ever made. In their paper published in the journal Science Immunology, the team describes how they were able to use...
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Angola has a generalized, heterosexually-driven HIV epidemic with an adult prevalence of 2.42 percent, according to 2014 estimates from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS 2014a).
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The article by Nicolas Menzies and colleagues (November, 2016), based on a modelling approach, concludes that most tuberculosis control interventions in South Africa, China, and India are highly cost-effective.
Author:
Sachin Atre
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The Lancet Global Health
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Vacancies
The POC & eMTCT Specialist will be responsible to accelerate the response to diagnostics for the HIV-infected mother, the HIV-exposed and HIV-infected infant in accordance to the national plan for accelerating HIV care and treatment, the EMTCT
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A programme of couples’ HIV testing and counselling in Zambia appears to result in durable reductions in sex without a condom in couples where one person has HIV and the other does not, according to an article published online ahead of print in 
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HIV testing is key to the delivery of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP): testing HIV-uninfected at-risk persons is the first step for PrEP initiation and ongoing HIV testing is an essential part of PrEP delivery.
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To address barriers to care for youth living with HIV (YLHIV), the Link Up project implemented a peer-led intervention model that provided a comprehensive package of HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights services through community-base
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We aimed to describe and compare gender norms among 10- to 14-year-olds versus 15- to 24-year-olds and to conduct a rigorous evaluation of the GEM Scale's performance among these two age groups.
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This commentary describes young people's leadership from the perspective of a youth-led organization in the Link Up project in Burundi, Réseau National des Jeunes vivant avec le VIH.
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The current cohort of adolescents and young adults (10–24 years) is the largest the world has ever seen, representing an enormous challenge for health systems and health services, particularly in low- and middle-income countries.
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Studies show that uptake of couples' HIV counseling and testing (couples' HCT) can be affected by individual, relationship, and socioeconomic factors.
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