The latest international news, analysis and features on the HIV epidemic from Avert. Share your views and expertise with your peers in the comments box below the articles.
Trial offering health workers ‘blended’ training results in a two-fold increase in the number of people diagnosed with HIV
Survey in Western Kenya suggests 40% have gone without food and one third have lost out on income or education
First project to provide PrEP through key population-friendly clinics finds many people take up the offer but 39% struggle to take the medication every day
Global evidence review suggests psychosocial support improves young people’s adherence to HIV treatment but is less successful at reducing sexual risk taking
Evidence review suggests digitally-supported HIV self-testing increases testing and engages first-time testers, paving the way for greater use
Unmarried men in Ghana who see or hear family planning messages in the media are 50% more likely to consistently use condoms