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New HIV infections halved in Rakai

The rate of new HIV infections has been reduced by 58 percent in Uganda’s Rakai District after increases in ART, viral suppression, and male circumcision

VMMC at CROI 2018

Research on voluntary medical male circumcision was presented at the 2018 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections on Tuesday, 6 March

Mobile clinic brings "smart cut"

A state-of-the-art mobile clinic is enabling Namibia’s Ministry of Health to bring male circumcision to men’s doorsteps

KwaZulu-Natal plans 1 million VMMCs

The province’s top health official committed to this goal in a speech hailing a partnership to make traditional circumcision safer

5 million circumcised in 3 years

Nearly 5 million men and boys were medically circumcised by programmes supported by the CDC in 12 countries from 2013 to 2016