South Africa

Resource
October 18, 2018

Despite being designed for autonomous use, research suggests partner approval is often necessary in women's microbicide use.

Event
October 18, 2018

Monday, October 22

12-3pm (GMT +2)

Bristol Room

Resource
October 17, 2018

The Southern Africa HIV and AIDS Regional Exchange (SHARE) is pleased to present our fifth issue of the research digest.

Resource
October 15, 2018

Though condom use is now higher than ever before, key gaps remain in countries and in certain populations, where use has stagnated or even decreased.

Resource
October 10, 2018
It is an internationally accepted principle that ethics norms should be applied and enforced in research with humans through ethics review by research ethics committees (RECs). This places RECs at the very heart of the system for protecting participants and enforcing their rights. In the South African ethical-legal framework for child research, there are divergent approaches to consent - from mandatory parental consent for child research, which limits the authority for proxy consent to parents and legal guardians, to self-consent by older adolescents, provided certain conditions are met, and consent by a range of parental substitutes where there are no available parents or legal guardians.
Resource
October 9, 2018

South Africa has implemented a community-based HIV programme (CBHP) in its primary healthcare (PHC) re-engineering strategy that aims to improve public healthcare delivery.

Resource
October 9, 2018

BACKGROUND: HPTN071 (PopART) is a 3-arm community-randomised study in 21 peri-urban/urban communities in Zambia and the Western Cape of South A

Resource
September 19, 2018

This photo story, about implementing the CHARISMA intervention pilot in Johannesburg, South Africa, illustrates how the pilot unfolded, starting with CHARISMA lay counselors conducting relationship assessments in 2016 with women using the vaginal dapivirine ring for HIV prevention in the MTN-025

News
August 23, 2018

This year, 2018, will be the year that a really significant number of people in Africa started HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) in Amsterdam heard last week.

Opportunity
August 13, 2018

The MEASURE Evaluation project, funded by USAID, is pleased to announce the international workshop on “Qualitative Methods in Public Health Evaluation” for English speaking professionals.