Learn more about AIDSFree's VMMC work in Tanzania
Tanzania Field Support - HIV and male circumcision rates vary tremendously by region in Tanzania. Under the leadership of AIDSFree partner, Jhpiego, AIDSFree is supporting VMMC programs in Iringa, Njombe, and Tabora regions.
- Scaling Up VMMC and Transitioning to Sustainability: Using mobile outreach, campaigns, and fixed-site delivery models, AIDSFree is continuing to offer VMMC services in Iringa, Njombe, and Tabora. Additionally, the AIDSFree project is working with district and regional officials to transition the VMMC program in Tanzania into a sustainability phase.
- Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement: The program is conducting quality assurance and quality improvement activities to ensure that providers are well trained and following procedures and that the VMMC sites are appropriately stocked.
- Demand Creation: The AIDSFree program in Tanzania is leading several demand creation activities, using radio, cultural performances, public events, and other tactics to reach men who have not yet been circumcised.
- Ongoing Research: The AIDSFree VMMC Program in Tanzania is contributing to the global VMMC knowledge base through ongoing research studies.