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Stigma remains one of the biggest barriers preventing people living with HIV from accessing healthcare. The People Living with HIV Stigma Index was first launched in 2008. Ten years on, it was replaced by and updated and strengthened Stigma Index 2.0.

The Stigma Index is a…

USAID’s Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA) and the Center for Innovation and Impact (CII) are excited to announce the launch of “V”, a human-centered design approach to addressing challenges in uptake and adherence for oral PrEP among adolescent girls and young women. “V” is designed to…

Each year, we commemorate World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of TB, and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch announced that he had…

The PrEP Communications Accelerator is a free interactive, digital resource that supports national governments, program implementers, and health practitioners to develop marketing and communications that drive demand for PrEP in sub-Saharan Africa. Both easy-to-use and information-rich, the…

August 24, 2018

Worldwide, a large proportion of all new HIV infections occur in people under age 25. AIDS is currently the leading cause of death among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa and the second leading cause of death globally. AIDS-related deaths are declining in every age group except 10–19 years old…

February 19, 2018

The Prevention Access Campaign is a health equity initiative to end the dual epidemics of HIV and HIV-related stigma by empowering people with and…

The HER campaign is a collaborative platform for diverse partners to support adolescent girls and young women in countries with a high risk of HIV. Together with partners, the Global Fund has set a bold target to reduce the number of new HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women by…

Project SOAR conducts HIV operations research around the world to identify practical solutions to improve HIV prevention, care, and treatment services. This collaborative five-year project (2014–2019), funded by the U. S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief and the U. S. Agency for…

AVERT's searchable hub is a comprehensive collection of all its HIV and AIDS-related infographics, videos, audio and photo galleries.

July 21, 2017

The Ministry of Health with support from the USAID-funded Communication for Healthy Communities project is implementing an integrated health communication platform called OBULAMU? which, in English translates to How’s Life? OBULAMU? is popular way of greeting in most parts of Uganda. It elicits…

The Stop TB Partnership today launched its World TB Day website which has the full spectrum of downloadable communications materials. World TB Day is…

Timely access to antiretroviral treatment (ART) is vital to ensuring safe motherhood and reducing vertical transmission. Treatment guidance and programming has changed dramatically in recent years. While progress has been made in improving maternal health, more is needed, including efforts to…

HIV testing services (HTS) help to prevent HIV transmission by identifying HIV positivity and informing individuals, partners and couples, and families of their HIV status and counseling them to develop appropriate measures to prevent or minimize HIV risks in sexual behavior, alcohol and drug…

July 7, 2016

Testing Together is a new public health strategy that occurs when two or more persons who are in-or planning to be in-a sexual relationship receive HIV testing services together, including their results. This service facilitates communication and disclosure of HIV status, and supports high…

The AIDSFree Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Guidance Database provides continuous access to the most up-to-date country guidelines. The PEP Guidance Database is organized by country and patient population. The patient populations are determined by what is in each country's national guidance.…

The AIDSFree HIV Testing Services Community of Practice provides a forum to connect with and learn from peers working in HIV testing services around the world. Community members ask questions, share lessons learned, access the latest literature and news in HIV testing, and learn from experts—…

Communication for development goes beyond providing information

C4D involves understanding people, their beliefs and values, the social and cultural norms that shape their lives. It involves engaging communities and listening to adults and children as they identify…

The AIDSFree Guidance Database is your one-stop shop for national HIV testing and treatment policies from PEPFAR priority countries. Use this resource to prepare guideline revisions for a specific country, conduct research and product development, prepare training materials for health care…

October 9, 2015

AVAC's redesigned website PrEPWatch is a clearinghouse for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) data, additional research, cost, access and advocacy efforts across the globe. 

Some areas of the site to explore:

FHI 360 in collaboration with WHO, UNAIDS and AVAC have announced the upgrade of the Clearinghouse on Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention website — a collaborative effort between these organisations. The new design comes with enhanced form and functionality that will ensure more user-friendly…