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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.

12 April 2021

Malaysia mHealth study highlights potential of mobile technology to support marginalised people living with HIV

Transgender women and men who have sex with men living with HIV show concerning levels of treatment adherence and condom use but above-average mobile ownership and acceptance of mHealth.

12 March 2021

The financial cost of living with HIV in Asia

Households affected by HIV face higher healthcare costs but lower income, evidence review suggests.

09 March 2021

Nepal: student survey shows the power of parent-child communication

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

12 February 2021

Is buprenorphine as effective as methadone in supporting people who use drugs to become virally suppressed?

Vietnam trial offered people who use drugs buprenorphine during HIV clinic visits to see if was as effective at supporting viral suppression as getting methadone from specialist clinics.