Updates by country

Information about individual countries' efforts to scale up voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) for HIV prevention is provided here. For reports on progress in expanding access to VMMC services in all the priority countries, see Global updates.

Resources

 

Ethiopia

thumbnail_Ethiopia_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a “scorecard” on Ethiopia’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

Kenya

thumbnail_Kenya_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Kenya’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more
Male Circumcision Consortium Newsletter

The Male Circumcision Consortium (MCC) News is a monthly electronic newsletter that was produced by the Male Circumcision Consortium from December 2011 to August 2014

Read more
End-Term Review of Kenya’s Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Programme (2008-2013)

An assessment report documents progress made during the first phase of Kenya's voluntary medical male circumcision programme, when almost 800,000 men and boys were circumcised.

Read more
Progress Report on Kenya’s Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Programme 2008-10

This report describes the challenges, achievements, and lessons learned from Kenya's experience in expanding access to voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention.

Read more

Lesotho

thumbnail_Lesotho_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Lesotho’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

Malawi

thumbnail_Malawi_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Lesotho’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

Mozambique

humbnail_Mozambique_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Mozambique’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

Namibia

thumbnail_Namibia_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Namibia’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

South Africa

thumbnail_SouthAfrica_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on South Africa’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more
Desktop Review of Male Circumcision Research and Services in South Africa, January 2010

Researchers conducted this desk review of local data on male circumcision as part of a situational analysis to inform implementation of medical male circumcision in South Africa.

Read more

Swaziland

thumbnail_Swaziland_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Swaziland’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more
HIV Prevention in Swaziland: the role of the workplace

This video shows how workplace programmes in Swaziland are linking employees to HIV prevention services, including voluntary medical male circumcision.

Read more

Tanzania

thumbnail_Tanzania_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Tanzania’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more
VMMC Seasonality Case Study

Tanzania’s VMMC programme used a combination of structural and behavioural measures to overcome men’s strong preference for seeking circumcision in the cooler months from July through August

Read more
World AIDS Day Launch of "It's About the People" Video

The success of the USAID-supported voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programme in Tanzania is documented in this 13-minute film, which is narrated by Common, the US hip hop artist, poet, and actor.

Read more
Matching Supply with Demand: Scaling up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Tanzania and Zimbabwe

Through key-informant interviews, this case study examined the demand creation and supply side activities that programmes implemented to increase uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision.

Read more
Man, what took you so long?

The study described in this video identified potential barriers and facilitators to adoption of male circumcision by men older than 19 in two districts of Tanzania.

Read more

Uganda

thumbnail_Uganda_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Uganda’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more

Zambia

thumbnail_Zambia_scorecard_March_2018

This summary serves as a ”scorecard” on Zambia’s progress in key areas of HIV prevention, including voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), from October 2017 to March 2018.

Read more