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The Clearinghouse’s Resource Library contains hundreds of resources on voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention. You may search the entire site, including these resources, by adding key words in the Search box located in the upper right corner of the website. The Resource Library enables you to browse resources by topic and filter them by different categories. Choose a topic from the menu on the right side of the page to generate a list of resources by topic, then use the filters to narrow the results. (Click on the “+” icon next to the topic name to expand the nested topics.) You may also filter the entire list of resources in the library by document type, country, language, and year of publication.

 

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Researchers developed an algorithm that segments men into groups based on psychographic and behavioural factors that might prevent them from being circumcised. The national... read more
This article in BMC Women’s Health describes a study in Papua New Guinea that explored women’s understanding of male circumcision and other penile modifications, leading to the... read more
Provision of voluntary medical male circumcision through a mobile hospital outreach programme in rural Swaziland resulted in the identification and correction of a variety of... read more
In this article, published in PLoS One, researchers explore the acceptability and feasibility of five methods of safer conception, including voluntary medical male... read more
Researchers conducted a case-control study among uncircumcised men in Uganda to determine whether particular penile microbiomes are associated with increased risk of HIV infection... read more
This article in AIDS Care reports the findings of focus group discussions that explored barriers and facilitators to the uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision in Uganda.
In three African countries, male adolescents and providers of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) were interviewed about HIV prevention counselling, testing, and disclosure... read more
This article, published in BMC Pediatrics, describes some socioeconomic factors that influence the type of provider that is chosen to circumcise male infants in rural Ghana.
In South Africa, the sexual practices of circumcised and uncircumcised school-based men were documented over a 12-month period. Risk compensation was then evaluated and documented... read more
To better understand how circumcision might affect men’s sexual lives, researchers evaluated possible relationships between men’s attitudes towards their circumcision status, the... read more
Mathematical modelling was used to compare the impact of combined interventions—extended antiretroviral therapy coverage, voluntary medical male circumcision, and pre-exposure... read more
This article in Culture, Health & Sexuality describes different ways that Christians in Swaziland have reacted to the global health campaign to medically circumcise men in sub... read more
This article in the Journal of the International AIDS Society describes findings from a pilot study in Kenya that evaluated the safety and acceptability of the ShangRing... read more