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Uganda has made tremendous progress in scaling up voluntary medical male circumcision (also known as safe male circumcision, or SMC, in Uganda) over the past two years, with more... read more
The goal of 80 percent prevalence of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) in the 14 priority countries in sub-Saharan Africa must be achieved by 2020 as part of a fast-track... read more
Voluntary medical male circumcision is one of the proven, high-impact HIV prevention services recommended for combination prevention packages for men in eastern and southern... read more
The national strategy and operational plan for the second phase of Kenya’s voluntary medical male circumcision programme incorporates lessons from the first phase of... read more
VMMC is among the 19 most cost-effective interventions to achieve sustainable development targets, as illustrated in this infographic. The Copenhagen Consensus Center estimates... read more
In Tanzania, the VMMC programme in Iringa and Njombe used a combination of structural and behavioural measures to overcome men’s strong preference for seeking circumcision in the... read more
AVAC’s 2014-15 report, Prevention on the Line, includes an update on the scale-up of voluntary medical male circumcision (see page 12).
The operational plan for Zimbabwe’s voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programme for 2014-18 was launched in Mashonaland East on 29 January 2015. This video documents... read more