By Shannon Rosenberg, Market Dynamics Advisor, PSI The Kenyan government has massively scaled up testing and has made significant progress towards the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets. However, with declining yield rates, increasing costs, and significant testing gaps for men and youth, achieving the first target of 90% of people living with HIV (PLHIV) knowing their status byRead More ›
PARIS, 24 July 2017 – Three out of every 10 people living with HIV do not know they are infected with the virus. The HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Initiative, funded by Unitaid, has amassed compelling evidence that self-testing can reach more people than traditional diagnostics, enabling individuals to learn their HIV status when and whereRead More ›
In celebration of World AIDS Day, Population Services International (PSI) and UNITAID launch the first phase of a four-year project that will scale up HIV self-testing in Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Washington, DC; Harare, Zimbabwe – November 30th, 2015 – Today, on the eve of World AIDS Day, PSI joined UNITAID, the World Health Organization and ministry of health officials from Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe to launch the UNITAID/PSI HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Project at the 18th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA).Read More ›