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To assess progress on public education about safe male circumcision (SMC) and HIV in Uganda and inform future communication, the Health Communication Partnership (HCP) survey... read more
This report highlights key findings from the first phase of a qualitative study designed to explore how the decision to seek voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) or not is... read more
Published in the first issue of the journal Global Health: Science and Practice in 2012, this study aimed to identify the barriers and facilitators to uptake of voluntary medical... read more
The Circumcision Impact Study is a series of three household surveys conducted in Kisumu, Kenya, from 2008 to 2013 to assess the impact of the voluntary medical male circumcision... read more
This qualitative assessment was conducted in February 2011 in three districts of Iringa region to inform the VMMC program implemented in Iringa, Tanzania, by the Ministry of... read more
Researchers from the Reproductive Health and HIV Research Unit at the University of Witwatersrand conducted this desk review of local data on male circumcision as part of a... read more
This report presents the results of a pilot study on women's perspective on medical male circumcision, which was conducted in South Africa as part of a larger multi-country study... read more
A study of the feasibility and acceptability of introducing voluntary medical male circumcision in Burundi collected quantitative and qualitative data in 10 provinces across five ... read more
The aim of this report is to review global practices of male circumcision among neonates and children, including prevalence, age at circumcision, type and training of... read more
The main objectives of the study described in this report were to investigate the context, extent, and pattern of male circumcision practices in selected areas of Tanzania and... read more
The purpose of the study described in this report was to provide Ugandan decision makers with adequate information to decide whether and how to pursue promoting male circumcision... read more
In 2009 the Zambian Ministry of Health and its partners used the World Health Organization's situation analysis toolkit to assess current practice and inform the design of... read more
This is a summary of a meeting convened in April 2008 in Brazzaville, Congo.
This report outlines a roundtable discussion on evaluating the impact of adult male circumcision on HIV incidence and prevalence, which was convened in October 2008.
This is the report from an international consultation held on 18-19 January 2007.