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This presentation about counselling and obtaining informed consent is one of 12 PowerPoint presentations based on the... read more
The prevalence of male circumcision in 2006, before efforts to scale up voluntary medical male circumcision services began in eastern and southern Africa, is depicted by country... read more
Published in 2007, this report reviews the determinants, prevalence, safety, and acceptability of male circumcision, focusing on sub-Saharan Africa.
In March 2007, WHO/UNAIDS convened an international consultation including policy makers, programme managers, researchers, and AIDS and women's health advocates to examine the... read more
Developed in response to a growing need at the country level for basic operational guidance on provider-initiated HIV testing and counselling in health facilities, this... read more
This is the report from an international consultation held on 18-19 January 2007.
This is the report from a UNAIDS/WHO/SACEMA consultation, held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, 15-16 November 2007.
This is the report on the international consultation held in Nairobi, Kenya, 21-22 June 2007.
The Catholic Medical Mission Board, with the technical and financial support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and in collaboration with WHO, UNAIDS, UNICEF, and UNFPA,... read more
Original article in AIDS Behav on the acceptability of MC in sub-Saharan Africa. Authors conduct a review to assess factors that will influence uptake of circumcision in... read more
This brochure is designed to help prevention advocates understand the ramifi cations of findings from studies of male circumcision for HIV prevention, and to explore the... read more
This paper is desiged to assist those involved in introducing or expanding male circumcision services with consideration for for human rights, and legal and ethical issues.
Examines the implications of male circumcision for women.
Summarises all the evidence on MC for HIV prevention including the 3 RCTs, observational and epidemiological studies. The biological rationale for MC providing a protective effect... read more
Highlights the main health benefits (other than HIV prevention) of male circumcision and some of the associated risks.