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.
A fact sheet from the Copenhagen Consensus Center identifies voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention as one of the three best targets for reducing infectious... read more
Nearly five years ago, UNAIDS and WHO issued recommendations for voluntary medical male circumcision in countries with high HIV prevalence and low rates of circumcision. As of... read more
Factsheet about Sonke’s new initiatives to promote MMC. Additional information on the case for MMC and the roll-out of MMC in Africa.
Executive summary of Alliance Nikuze meeting in December 2010. Information includes reasons to partner with civil society, key questions/issues raised, recommendations and the... read more
AVAC and the Institute of Human Virology at the University of Maryland convened five consultations with civil society groups in Rwanda to explore the opportunities and challenges... read more
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.
This information package has been prepared for the use of policy makers and programme managers who may be facing an increased demand for male circumcision services and who... read more
This table captures the numbers of male circumcisions performed, achievement and potential infections averted in eastern and southern Africa, 2010.