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27 August 2021

How to speed-up PrEP rollout in sub-Saharan Africa

An evidence review has identified the main gaps in health systems in sub-Saharan Africa that need to be addressed to boost PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) scale-up

25 August 2021

New HIV vaccine trial starts in Africa

The first phase of a trial for a new HIV vaccine has begun in Zambia and will soon extend to Kenya and Uganda.

06 August 2021

Community-based organisation leads the way on successful PrEP rollout for young Kenyan women

Safe spaces, peer mentors and education for male partners and parents result in more young women in Kisumu County, Kenya taking the HIV prevention pill