Resource Library

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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Published in BMC Public Health, this study tested an intervention to improve the safety of traditional male circumcision among the Xhosa in South Africa by training providers... read more
The purpose of this creative brief was to develop three creative concepts for a campaign to promote safe sex practices during the traditional circumcision ceremonies in Bugisu,... read more
This report summarises the findings, conclusions, and recommendation from formative research conducted in Uganda by FHI 360 and THETA to inform the development of policies... read more
Commissioned by the World Health Organisation Reproductive Health and Research Department, this case study deals with the practice of, and policies governing, male ... read more
This report on an assessment of the available literature on traditional male circumcision in eastern and southern Africa includes results and recommendations for initiating... read more
Published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, this article reports the results of a prospective study of the safety of traditional and medical male circumcisions... read more
A study conducted in three districts of Tanzania explored the challenges and opportunities for involving traditional practitioners in scaling up safe male circumcision for... read more
Given the potential impact on cultural practices that VMMC could have in traditionally circumcising communities, it is important to understand the traditional practice of... read more
The aim of this review is to assess the available literature on traditional male circumcision among adolescents, defined as male circumcision for cultural (non-religious... read more
The purpose of the country update meeting, "Scaling up male circumcision programmes in the Eastern and Southern Africa Region," was to share lessons, explore opportunities, and... 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