A Cautious Nod to the Cut...Women Weigh in on Medical Male Circumcision

Women weigh in on VMMC

This article is based on the preliminary findings of a five-country study exploring voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) and its implications for women. The Women’s HIV Prevention Tracking Project, a network to monitor prevention research and rollout and to ensure that women’s overarching concerns are met, has conducted qualitative research with women in sub-Saharan Africa and is embarking on advocacy campaigns based on its findings to ensure that the scale-up of VMMC for HIV prevention also benefits women.

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Type: Document
Year of publication: 2010
Resource type: Article
Organization: AIDS Legal Network, AVAC
Languages: English
Tags: women, WHiPT