Men in sub-Saharan Africa have low HIV testing rates. Social networks exert an important influence on men’s HIV-related behavior. We examined associations between network factors and HIV testing among men in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
New guidelines recommend that all HIV-infected individuals initiate antiretroviral treatment (ART) immediately following diagnosis. This study describes how immune reconstitution varies by gender and age to help identify poorly reconstituting subgroups and inform targeted testing initiatives.
This course is intended for use by non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations (CBOs), community-based volunteers (CBVs), and others, to empower them to engage and support traditional leaders to prevent HIV and gender-based violence (GBV) within their communities.
Building knowledge about HIV and AIDS: An interactive course for educators is a self-access eLearning course primarily designed for people who are involved in educating young people in both formal and informal educational settings.
At AIDS 2016, the Department of State’s Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy (S/GAC) announced the establishment of a Key Populations Investment Fund (KPIF) of US$100 million over five years.
Iringa region of Tanzania has had great success reaching targets for voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC). Looking to sustain high coverage of male circumcision, the government introduced a pilot project to offer early infant male circumcision (EIMC) in Iringa in 2013.