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Case Study

In many cases, HIV programming collapses transgender people under the umbrella category of men who have sex with men without taking into considerat

High rates of HIV infection among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the Asia-Pacific region are a concern. Many MSM living with HIV remain unaware

Home-based HIV testing and counseling (HBHTC) has emerged as a promising approach to meet the Kenyan government’s challenge—that 80 percent of al

In India, most new HIV infections are concentrated in specific groups within the population and in certain areas of the country. To effectively r

Despite scale-up of HIV testing and counseling (HTC) interventions mostly involving voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) or client-initiated test

Promising Practice

The Increase and Expand HIV Testing Options Program, or Quero Fazer as it is socially known, focuses on increasing HIV testing

The Society for Family Health and the Population Services International (SFH/PSI) will manage a franchise network (under the b

The study was carried out in Thyolo District, in Southern Malawi, with a population of 650 000. The district has one governmen

The donor-sponsored ICAS voucher scheme in Nicaragua is an example of effectively employing output-based aid. The voucher prog

In 2000, IMPACT/Rwanda launched support for its first VCT project with the Rwandan AIDS Information Center, which was designed

The Rwanda Zambia Research Group (RZHRG) was formed in 1986 based on a study of HIV prevalence in pregnant women in Rwanda. Wo

Refentse uses an integrated, nurse-driven delivery model of post-rape care that includes the following services: post-exposure

In this HIV prevention trial sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 34 communities in Africa (in South A

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

AMPATH is amongst the largest and most comprehensive HIV/AIDS-control systems in sub-Saharan Africa, providing a complete syst

Technical Consultation Material

April 2011, Thailand - AIDSTAR-One organized this technical consultation to present and review the use of HIV rapid tests, focusing on progr

November 2009, Kenya - AIDSTAR-One, in collaboration with the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Technical Working Group

Report

USAID/Namibia received anecdotal evidence suggesting that over-the-counter (OTC) HIV rapid test kits (RTKs) were being sold to consumers for HIV se

July 2010 - At the request of PEPFAR’s Technical Working Group and USAID, AIDSTAR-One facilitated its first south-to-south (S2S) exchange of tech

In 2007, Cambodia initiated “Healthcare Provider-Initiated Testing and Counseling,” in which health care providers in specialty clinics would recom

Although Thailand has made significant improvement in mitigating its HIV epidemic, it has not effectively reached men who have sex with men (MSM)

Testing and counseling tab page

A south-to-south (S2S) approach leverages expertise from one developing country to build local capacity in another. AIDSTAR-One facilitated its fir

In settings where HIV testing and counseling (HTC) is provided, HIV rapid tests have been shown to offer added value to programs by providing clien

AIDSTAR-One provides health implementers resources for targeting MARPs in HTC programs, including a summary of HTC best practices for MARPs, a situ

Home-based HIV testing and counseling (HBHTC) is a new, innovative HIV testing model that expands HTC into communities and households by offering H

PITC is when HTC is offered to patients accessing health services, regardless of the reason for their visit. AIDSTAR-One provides PITC resources in

Tools and Curricula

Home-based HIV testing and counselling (HBHTC) refers to HIV testing and counselling (HTC) services conducted by trained HTC service providers in s