<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36">Featured content</a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-rss.xml/36 en HIV-Related Discrimination among Grade Six Students in Nine Southern African Countries http://www.comminit.com/global/content/hiv-related-discrimination-among-grade-six-students-nine-southern-african-countries <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/aids_2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="82" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Brendan Maughan-Brown </div> <div class="field-item even"> Nicholas Spaull </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, August 8, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU), University of Cape Town (Maughan-Brown), Research on Socioeconomic Policy Group (RESEP), University of Stellenbosch, (Spaull)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>"HIV-related stigmatisation and discrimination by young children towards their peers have important consequences at the individual level and for our response to the epidemic, yet research on this area is limited."</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0102981" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/brendan-maughan-brown-southern-africa-labour-and-development-research-unit-saldru">Brendan Maughan-Brown - Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015. Image credit: Nic Spaull</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/hiv-related-discrimination-among-grade-six-students-nine-southern-african-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/hiv-related-discrimination-among-grade-six-students-nine-southern-african-countries#comments Botswana Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Namibia South Africa Swaziland Zambia Zimbabwe Strategic Thinking 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Academic Institutions Eliminate Stigma and Discrimination Adolescent Mental Health and Well Being Children Community Participation Services Empower Young People Civil Society Person-to-Person Adolescents and Education Social and Behaviour Change MDG 6. Combat Diseases Print Situation Analysis Question Radio Enabling and Inclusive Environments for Adolescents Research School Curricula Health HIV AIDS Rights Featured Adolescent Development Global HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research Health HIV / AIDS Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:45:28 +0000 jlevy 9354862 at http://www.comminit.com Reducing HIV Risk among Transgender Women in Thailand: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of the Sisters Program http://www.comminit.com/global/content/reducing-hiv-risk-among-transgender-women-thailand-quasi-experimental-evaluation-sisters <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/sam_1447.jpg" alt="" title="Reducing HIV Risk among Transgender Women in Thailand: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of the Sisters Program" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Duangta Pawa </div> <div class="field-item even"> Rebecca Firestone </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Sindh Ratchasi </div> <div class="field-item even"> Olivia Dowling </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Yaowalak Jittakoat </div> <div class="field-item even"> Alex Duke </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Gary Mundy </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, October 29, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Population Services International (PSI)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0077113" target="_blank">Click here in order to read this article online or download it (5 pages) in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/duangta-pawa-psi">Duangta Pawa - PSI</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://psiimpact.com/2011/08/supporting-transgenders-in-thailand/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">PSI Impact</a>, August 31 2011, accessed on April 24 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/reducing-hiv-risk-among-transgender-women-thailand-quasi-experimental-evaluation-sisters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/reducing-hiv-risk-among-transgender-women-thailand-quasi-experimental-evaluation-sisters#comments Thailand Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Eliminate Stigma and Discrimination Empower MSM Sex Workers Transgender Bilaterals Person-to-Person Interpersonal Social and Behaviour Change MDG 6. Combat Diseases Testing and Counselling Increase antiretroviral access Gender HIV AIDS NGOs Reduce Sexual Transmission Featured USAID Global Health HIV / AIDS Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:52:00 +0000 kdevries 9354857 at http://www.comminit.com Effectiveness of Mass Media Interventions for HIV Prevention, 1986–2013: A Meta-analysis http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-mass-media-interventions-hiv-prevention-1986%E2%80%932013-meta-analysis-0 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/nigeria-scale-up-gender-sensitive-hiv-aids-prevention-treatment-and-care-support-interventions-for-adults-and-children-2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jessica M. LaCroix </div> <div class="field-item even"> Leslie B. Snyder </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Tania B. Huedo-Medina </div> <div class="field-item even"> Blair T. Johnson </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, August 15, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>University of Connecticut</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>"The purpose of the present meta-analysis was to expand on previous systematic reviews to examine the overall effectiveness of mass media-delivered HIV interventions and to identify predictors of changes in condom use and HIV-related knowledge."</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://journals.lww.com/jaids/Fulltext/2014/08151/Effectiveness_of_Mass_Media_Interventions_for_HIV.13.aspx" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/blair-t-johnson-university-connecticut">Blair T. Johnson - University of Connecticut</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015. Image credit: Pathfinder</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-mass-media-interventions-hiv-prevention-1986%E2%80%932013-meta-analysis-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-mass-media-interventions-hiv-prevention-1986%E2%80%932013-meta-analysis-0#comments Global Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Journal Literature MDG 6. Combat Diseases Print Radio Television Research Health HIV AIDS Reduce Sexual Transmission Featured Global Health HIV / AIDS Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:22:26 +0000 jlevy 9354844 at http://www.comminit.com Findings from the SASA! Study: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial To Assess the Impact of a Community Mobilization Intervention To Prevent Violence Against Women and Reduce HIV risk in Kampala, Uganda http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-sasa-study-cluster-randomized-controlled-trial-assess-impact-community-mobiliza <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/sasa2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="70" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tanya Abramsky </div> <div class="field-item even"> Karen Devries </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Ligia Kiss </div> <div class="field-item even"> Janet Nakuti </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Nambusi Kyegombe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Elizabeth Starmann </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Bonnie Cundill </div> <div class="field-item even"> Leilani Francisco </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Dan Kaye </div> <div class="field-item even"> Tina Musuya </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Lori Michau </div> <div class="field-item even"> Charlotte Watts </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Saturday, June 21, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Gender Violence and Health Centre, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (Abramsky, Devries, Kiss, Kyegombe, Starmann, Cundill, Watts), Raising Voices, Uganda (Nakuti, Michau), Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (Francisco), Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, Makerere University, Uganda (Kaye), Centre for Domestic Violence Prevention, Uganda (Musuya)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/12/122/" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/tanya-abramsky-gender-violence-and-health-centre-london-school-hygiene-and-tropical-medi">Tanya Abramsky - Gender Violence and Health Centre, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 23 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/sasa">SASA!</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/sasa-activist-kit-preventing-violence-against-women-and-hiv">The SASA! Activist Kit for Preventing Violence against Women and HIV</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-sasa-study-cluster-randomized-controlled-trial-assess-impact-community-mobiliza" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-sasa-study-cluster-randomized-controlled-trial-assess-impact-community-mobiliza#comments Uganda Project Evaluations Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Academic Institutions Gender Based Violence Community Participation Journal Literature MDG 3. Gender Equality Structural Prevention Civil Society Enhance Social Protection Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal MDG 6. Combat Diseases Government Departments Multiple Concurrent Partnerships (MCP) Research Gender Health HIV AIDS NGOs Reduce Sexual Transmission Rights Women Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Global HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research Health HIV / AIDS Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:26:24 +0000 jlevy 9354824 at http://www.comminit.com A Kenyan Newspaper Analysis of the Limitations of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision and the Importance of Sustained Condom Use http://www.comminit.com/global/content/kenyan-newspaper-analysis-limitations-voluntary-medical-male-circumcision-and-importance <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/durbanvmmc.jpg" alt="" title="" width="72" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Charlene N Muzyka </div> <div class="field-item even"> Laura H Thompson </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Andrea E Bombak </div> <div class="field-item even"> S Michelle Driedger </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Robert Lorway </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, June 21, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, (Muzyka, Bombak, Driedger, Lorway), Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba (Muzyka, Thompson, Bombak, Lorway)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/12/465" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/charlene-n-muzyka-university-manitoba">Charlene N Muzyka - University of Manitoba</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/kenyan-newspaper-analysis-limitations-voluntary-medical-male-circumcision-and-importance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/kenyan-newspaper-analysis-limitations-voluntary-medical-male-circumcision-and-importance#comments Kenya Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Condoms Digital Journal Literature Services Medical Male Circumcision MDG 6. Combat Diseases Print Research Health News Media Prevention HIV AIDS Featured Global HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research Health HIV / AIDS Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:57:06 +0000 jlevy 9354820 at http://www.comminit.com Findings from Encontros: A Multi-Level STI/HIV Intervention To Increase Condom Use, Reduce STI, and Change the Social Environment among Sex Workers in Brazil http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-encontros-multi-level-stihiv-intervention-increase-condom-use-reduce-sti-and-ch <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/rhm6_2_foto1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheri Lippman </div> <div class="field-item even"> Magda Chinaglia </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Juan Díaz </div> <div class="field-item even"> Arthur Reingold </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Deanna L. Kerrigan </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, March 1, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Center for Aids Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco (Lippman), Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley (Lippman, Reingold), Population Council, Brazil &amp; Reprolatina, Campinas, Brazil (Chinaglia, Diaz), Brazilian Ministry of Health, STI/AIDS Program, Brasilia (Donini), Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins School of Public Health (Kerrigan)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3569054/pdf/nihms-336711.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document in PDF format. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/sheri-lippman-university-california-san-francisco">Sheri A. Lippman - University of California San Francisco</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015. Image credit/caption: Diassere website "Personal del Centro de Diagnóstico y Educación sobre VIH promueve el condón y el sexo seguro en el desfile de Orgullo Gay, Corumba, Brasil 2004."</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-encontros-multi-level-stihiv-intervention-increase-condom-use-reduce-sti-and-ch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/findings-encontros-multi-level-stihiv-intervention-increase-condom-use-reduce-sti-and-ch#comments Brazil Project Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Eliminate Stigma and Discrimination Community Participation Empower MSM Sex Workers Transgender Journal Literature Civil Society Enhance Social Protection Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal MDG 6. Combat Diseases Government Departments Research Health Prevention HIV AIDS Reduce Sexual Transmission Rights Featured Global Health HIV / AIDS Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:06:56 +0000 jlevy 9354807 at http://www.comminit.com Engaging Local Media in VMMC Scale-Up: A Case Study from Kenya http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-local-media-vmmc-scale-case-study-kenya <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/vmmckenyacs_0.jpg" alt="" title="Engaging Local Media in VMMC Scale-Up: A Case Study from Kenya" width="100" height="65" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ida Jooste </div> <div class="field-item even"> Silas Achar </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Nicholas Mbugua </div> <div class="field-item even"> Elizabeth Gold </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, October 1, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><i>"The media have the ability to put VMMC [voluntary medical male circumcision] on the agenda for public discussion and to keep it there. Accurate, informed reporting of HIV- and VMMC-related issues can improve policies and outcomes, stimulate action, and bring about change."</i></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.malecircumcision.org/resources/documents/Kenya_VMMC_case_study.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download the full case study in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/national-aids-sti-control-programme-nascop">National AIDS &amp; STI Control Programme (NASCOP)</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/node/268975">Ida Jooste - Internews - Kenya</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.malecircumcision.org/resources/case_studies.html" target="_blank">Clearinghouse on Male Circumcision website</a> on April 22 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-local-media-vmmc-scale-case-study-kenya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-local-media-vmmc-scale-case-study-kenya#comments Kenya Strategic Thinking Medical Male Circumcision Person-to-Person Interpersonal MDG 6. Combat Diseases Print News/Information Radio Television Government Departments News Media Prevention HIV AIDS NGOs Health Communication - Africa Global HIV/AIDS - Africa Health Media Development Africa Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:03:21 +0000 aventh 9354793 at http://www.comminit.com Effective Strategies to Provide Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Services and to Increase Demand and Community Support http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effective-strategies-provide-adolescent-sexual-and-reproductive-health-services-and-incr <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/geracao_biz.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Donna M. Denno </div> <div class="field-item even"> Andrea J. Hoopes </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Venkatraman Chandra-Mouli </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, September 25, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington (Denno, Hoopes), Department of Global Health, University of Washington (Denno), Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization (Chandra-Mouli)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.jahonline.org/article/S1054-139X(14)00424-8/pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 20-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/donna-m-denno-md-mph-university-washington">Donna M. Denno, M.D., M.P.H. - University of Washington</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/gera%C3%A7%C3%A3o-biz">Geração Biz</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effective-strategies-provide-adolescent-sexual-and-reproductive-health-services-and-incr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effective-strategies-provide-adolescent-sexual-and-reproductive-health-services-and-incr#comments Global Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Academic Institutions Condoms Epidemiology Journal Literature Services Empower Young People Live Performance Adolescent Sexual Health Civil Society Enhance Social Protection Person-to-Person Young Women and Girls Community Groups Social and Behaviour Change MDG 6. Combat Diseases Testing and Counselling Radio Television Research Health Prevention HIV AIDS HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research NGOs Treatment, Care and Support Youth Featured Adolescent Development Global HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research Health HIV / AIDS Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:13:32 +0000 jlevy 9354749 at http://www.comminit.com Effectiveness of Behavior Change Communications for Reducing Transmission Risks Among People Living with HIV in 6 Countries in Central America http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-behavior-change-communications-reducing-transmission-risks-among-people-li <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/videos_cent_am_promoting_a_startegic_response_to_hiv.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lung Vu </div> <div class="field-item even"> Benjamin Nieto-Andrade </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Allison DiVincenzo </div> <div class="field-item even"> Jorge Rivas </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Rebecca Firestone </div> <div class="field-item even"> Jennifer Wheeler </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Sussy Lungo </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, October 5, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Population Services International, United States (Vu, Firestone, Wheeler), Population Council, US (Vu), Population Services International, Angola (Nieto-Andrade), Pan American Social Marketing Organization (PASMO), Guatemala (DiVincenzo, Rivas, Lungo)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>This region-wide Central American study aims to estimate prevalence of HIV-related risks (sexual behaviour, HIV disclosure, number of sex partners, and violence) and factors associated with these risks, as well as evaluate a behaviour change communications (BCC) programme intended to reach people living with HIV (PLHIV) in 6 countries: &nbsp;Belize, Guatemala, Panama, El Salvador, Honduras, Costa Rica, and Nicaragua. (Footnotes are removed throughout.)</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10461-014-0910-0/fulltext.html" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/lung-vu-population-services-international">Lung Vu - Population Services International</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://healthcommcapacity.org/hiv-evidence-database/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 evidence database</a>, accessed April 21 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-behavior-change-communications-reducing-transmission-risks-among-people-li" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/effectiveness-behavior-change-communications-reducing-transmission-risks-among-people-li#comments Belize Central America Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Nicaragua Panama Project Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Condoms Eliminate Stigma and Discrimination Epidemiology Gender Based Violence Young Men who have Sex with Men Empower MSM Sex Workers Transgender Journal Literature Services Structural Prevention Person-to-Person Young Women and Girls Interpersonal Eliminate Gender Inequalities MDG 6. Combat Diseases Testing and Counselling Increase antiretroviral access Treatment Research Gender Health HIV AIDS HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research NGOs Reduce Sexual Transmission Women Featured Global HIV/AIDS, Young People, Research Health HIV / AIDS Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:47:38 +0000 jlevy 9354718 at http://www.comminit.com Family Planning Using High Impact Practices http://www.comminit.com/global/event/family-planning-using-high-impact-practices <div class="field field-type-date field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-label">Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 6 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/2324-3_sm_0hip.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Webinar</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Date:</strong> Wednesday, May 6, 9:00am - 10:30am EST with time for discussion</p> <p>This series of webinars from the World Health Organization (WHO)/IBP, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the IBP HIPs Task Team, is centred around maximising family planning (FP) investments through evidence-based programming. The first of the webinar series on high impact practices (HIPs) will be held on May 6 2015 from 9:00 to 10:30 EST:</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/ados-v-may-ibp-secretariat">Ados V. May - IBP Secretariat</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/event/family-planning-using-high-impact-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/event/family-planning-using-high-impact-practices#comments Global Events Calendar Population Reproductive Health Featured Global Health Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:30:24 +0000 jlevy 9354714 at http://www.comminit.com