Eswatini

Resource
August 31, 2017

Rapid diagnostic testing has made HIV diagnosis and subsequent treatment more accessible. However, multiple factors, including improper implementation of testing strategies and clerical errors, have been reported to lead to HIV misdiagnosis.

eLearning course
August 15, 2017

Purpose: The evidence is compelling – male circumcision (MC) reduces female-to-male transmission of HIV by approximately 60%. MC provides additional "back-up" protection to methods such as abstinence, being faithful/partner reduction, and using condoms.

News
August 1, 2017

Swaziland nearly halved its new HIV infection rate and doubled the rate of viral load suppression

Resource
December 5, 2016

Swaziland has the highest national HIV prevalence worldwide. The Swaziland HIV Incidence Measurement Survey (SHIMS) provides the first national HIV incidence estimate based on prospectively observed HIV seroconversions.

Resource
December 5, 2016

In The Lancet HIV, Jessica Justman and colleagues provide HIV incidence rates for Swaziland from a national 6 month follow-up study, making an important contribution to understanding the dynamics of the HIV epidemic in this small southern African country with a population of 1·25 million

Resource
December 2, 2016

The government of the Kingdom of Swaziland recognizes that it must urgently scale up HIV prevention interventions, such as voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC). Swaziland has adopted a 2-phase approach to male circumcision scale-up.

Opportunity
November 29, 2016

The Program Officer II is responsible for supporting global and field programs with technical, programmatic, and reporting assistance.

Resource
November 28, 2016

DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries. The goal of DREAMS is to help girls develop into Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored, and Safe women.

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.