HIV self-testing in southern Africa
For the first time the World Health Organization (WHO) is recommending that individuals should be encouraged to test themselves for HIV infection with quality-assured simple-to-use rapid diagnostic tests.
Posted: 2 December 2016
WHO selects innovative Brazillian HIVST programme
The HIV Department at the World Health Organization organized a call for best practice examples on HIVST. Providers from different WHO submitted their proposal, an HIVST programme in Brazil was selected and included based on priority areas identified thought the peer review process and through consultation with the Steering Committee and Guideline Development Group.
Posted: 27 November 2016