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Case Study

In Zambia’s Southern Province, the Community PMTCT Follow-up Register Project is improving access and adherence to HIV testing and treatment for pr

More than a decade of conflict has ravaged the health infrastructure and service delivery in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). As a result,

Events

Webinar on Creating an AIDS-free Generation:
AIDSTAR-One’s Contributions to

Together with USAID and PEPFAR, AIDSTAR-One is presenting a series of events highlighting how the six-year project has supported the development an

Family Planning Integration Documents

In recent years, the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) has made some significant improvements in health outcomes. The country is on track

Uganda has enjoyed relative stability, has achieved economic reform, and has had many political and social advances since 1986, under President Yow

Tanzania, with an unbroken record of political stability and abundant natural resources, is a key partner of the United States in East Africa. In r

Rwanda is one of the most densely populated, poorest countries in Africa. The 1994 genocide fueled the spread of HIV infection, with thousands of s

Nigeria is Africa’s most populous nation, and although it enjoys considerable oil and gas resources, its health indicators are among the worst in t

Promising Practice

Middle-income countries with adequate health system infrastructure and willingness to provide PMTCT services can implement dif

Pathfinder's Expansion of Psychosocial and Peer Counseling Services Program has worked in Botswana to promote well being among

The Drug Resources Enhancement Against AIDS and Malnutrition (DREAM) project was first implemented in Mozambique in 2002 with

Pathfinder works with communities and health facilities in 14 districts of Nairobi, Eastern and Central provinces to increase

The Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ) is a nonprofit organization affiliated with the University of Ala

The Hareg Project followed the approach that PMTCT programs succeed when they are well-integrated into antenatal care (ANC) an

This was a prospective cohort study where women attended an antenatal clinic and were provided information about the risk of H

EGPA's strategy in Uganda has been to complement Uganda Ministry of Health and private partners to cover human resource, infra

HIV Prevention Knowledge Base Entry

Providing family planning services to women with HIV who wish to postpone or avoid pregnancy can prevent vertical transmission of HIV from mother t

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) aims to prevent acquisition of HIV through use of antiretroviral (ARV) agents before potential exposure to HIV. Sev

Antiretroviral therapy (ART), generally used to improve the health of the person being treated, can also serve as a preventive strategy by reducing

Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT; also known as prevention of vertical transmission) refers to interventions to prevent transmissi

HIV can be transmitted from a mother to her child during pregnancy or delivery. When a mother is HIV infected, her baby can also be infected throu

Technical Consultation Material

November 2011, Ethiopia - This field-driven learning technical consultation—hosted by the PEPFAR Technical Working Groups (TWGs) for Care

Report

In 2009, more than 200,000 HIV -positive pregnant women required antiretroviral therapy (ART) prophylaxis countrywide but only 13 percent received

From March to September 2012, AIDSTAR-One, in collaboration with the Jane Goodall Institute, the Kigoma Local Government Authority, and the Ministr

Linkages to and retention in HIV care for people living with HIV has emerged as a priority under the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relie

In guidelines released in 2010, the World Health Organization recommends that health facilities integrate prevention of mother-to-child transmissio

This study, conducted in six states in Nigeria, explores community perceptions of PMTCT and safe male circumcision (SMC) services and identifies ba

Spotlight

Sustained research successes during the first two decades of the AIDS epidemic, an unprecedented expansion of HIV prevention and treatment programs