Botswana

News
June 19, 2017

A study recently published in PLoS One found continued antiretroviral therapy (ART) to be safe and beneficial in HIV-positive postpartum women with high CD4+ T cell counts.

Resource
March 28, 2017

This Excel workbook is designed to assist PEPFAR orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) country programs to estimate the size of two groups of potentially vulnerable children.

News
February 28, 2017

Cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths for women low- and middle-income countries, including Botswana, where 75 percent of cervical cancer patients suffer from advanced forms of the disease.

News
February 27, 2017

On one hand, Botswana stands before the world, and certainly before its nearest neighbors as a model of determined and successful policies that confront one of the largest HIV burdens in the world.

Resource
February 22, 2017

Infants exposed to an antiretroviral regimen of tenofovir, emtricitabine and efavirenz (Atripla) from conception experienced fewer adverse birth outcomes compared to other three-drug regimens, according to a study of births in Botswana between 2014 and 2016, presented on Tuesday at the 2

eLearning course
November 28, 2016

Purpose: Quality HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment programs depend on the availability of individuals and organizations with appropriate M&E experience and skills as well as adequate infrastructure and resources.

eLearning course
November 28, 2016

Purpose: Surveillance plays a fundamental role in public health. HIV surveillance systems monitor the magnitude and trends in the prevalence of infection and risk behavior. Data from HIV surveillance systems are used for evidence-based program planning. 

eLearning course
November 28, 2016

Purpose: Stigma and discrimination related to HIV and AIDS have a profound effect on the course of the epidemic.

eLearning course
November 28, 2016

Purpose: Part 1 provides an overview of HIV/AIDS biology, epidemiology, and prevention.

Objectives: Basic concepts in HIV including: