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ICASA 2019 abstracts due 30 July

The deadline for submitting abstracts for the twentieth annual International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA 2019) is approaching

Zambia launches VMMC campaign

The Zambian government aims to circumcise 360,000 men and boys in 2019 to reduce HIV infections

Zimbabwe unveils new VMMC strategy

Zimbabwe’s national voluntary medical male circumcision programme circumcised more than 326,000 men and boys in 2018

HIV infections reduced by 30% in study

Providing door-to-door HIV testing and linkages to HIV treatment and prevention substantially reduced new HIV infections

VMMC at CROI 2019

The impact of antiretroviral treatment and VMMC on HIV incidence in Western Kenya was examined at the 4-7 March conference.