With a national HIV prevalence rate estimated at 4.7%, Côte d’Ivoire is the most affected country in West Africa where the HIV/AIDS pandemic has risen since 1985, when the first cases were discovered. The impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic is such that it represents the first cause of death for men and the second for women.
This case study describes a pilot project in Cote d'Ivoire which promotes HIV self-testing via barbershops. Preliminary human-centered-based research resulted in a finding that barbershops were a key gathering point for men in Côte D’Ivoire. The HIV self testing promotions were also communicated via religious leaders and social media.
This is an information sheet for consumers about the hormonal contraceptive known as Depo-Provera (DMPA) and the WHO grading system for contraceptives explains key issues in plain language.
This video describes the VMMC program in Tanzania. It includes interviews with VMMC providers, health officials, and a family that has embraced VMMC for HIV prevention.
This is a True False Card Game from the Saath- Saath Project, for use by female sex workers (FSWs).
This is a HIV/STI flip chart from the Nepali Saath-Saath Project.
This is flip chart is for use by female community health volunteers (FCHVs), and is a product of the Saath-Saath Project. It is designed to provide information to FCHVs regarding family planning methods and HIV/STI so that they can disseminate correct information to the community.
This is condom negotiation wheel game from the Saath-Saath Project. Its purpose is to disseminate messages regarding correct and consistent condom use. In addition, it is designed to build condom use negotiation skills among female sex workers visiting drop-in centers and reached through outreach sessions.
This is a Risk assessment card game from the Saath- Saath Project.
This game is designed to enhance knowledge and skills for avoiding alcohol and drug use and to encourage knowledge, attitude and practice for not using alcohol and drugs.
It helps to build the capacity of beneficiaries to negotiate drugs and alcohol use for safer sexual behavior.