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.
Evidence suggests people with HIV would benefit from third doses or boosters of COVID-19 vaccinations to avoid breakthrough infections
HIV testing rates in rural Uganda rose by 77% when traditional healers were trained to carry out HIV tests
World Health Organization releases new toolkit to ensure HIV testing remains accurate as HIV prevalence falls
Real-world study with 25 public HIV clinics increased PrEP uptake 20-fold – but are the right people being reached?
To mark World AIDS Day, we reflect on the progress achieved over the past 40 years. Look back at the journey so far through these six milestone moments in the HIV response.
Medical male circumcision reduces HIV transmission, but in many communities, young men are still opting for traditional practices.
HIV treatment that can be injected every one or two months has been approved for use in some countries. What does it mean for people with HIV across the world?
Sex workers are more likely to test for HIV than syphilis, despite being at high risk for both. Researchers interviewed sex workers in Uganda to find out why
Research from South Africa has found that families play a critical role in whether young people keep taking PrEP
Researchers in rural Zimbabwe have suggested five ways to improve collaboration to address high rates of STIs facing adolescents