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.
Testing rises 40-50% in 10 years, but half of young men and one-third of young women are still not coming forward.
HIV self-testing is found to be more popular than standard testing, particularly among men, but accessing treatment after a positive result is an issue.
Households affected by HIV face higher healthcare costs but lower income, evidence review suggests.
Around 60% of adolescents do not discuss sex with their parents – but those that do are more likely to use sexual and reproductive health services
In-depth interviews from Tanzania suggest relationship dynamics and stigma are the biggest influencers on PrEP use.