Providing 700,000 Adolescent Boys and Men in Malawi with HIV Prevention

Jhpiego has supported the government of Malawi to provide the HIV prevention intervention, voluntary medical male circumcision, to more than 700,000 young men and adolescents.  A problem brought John Siliya to the health clinic in his village outside Malawi’s capital of Lilongwe. The pain he felt while urinating was diagnosed as a sexually transmitted infection,

Nurse-midwives Use Ultrasounds to Improve Maternal Care in Rural Malawi

Blantyre, Malawi — “Fifteen years on the job and I still cannot get over the joy upon hearing that first cry of a newborn baby followed by the relief from a mother and jubilation from family members after a successful delivery,” says Pauline Jalisi, a nurse-midwife in Malawi.  But the journey to jubilation is often

RISE: Reaching Impact, Saturation and Epidemic Control

Building local capacity for holistic HIV epidemic control and flexible infrastructure to meet the demands of the global health agenda USAID’s Reaching Impact Saturation and Epidemic Control (RISE) program has supported almost 25 countries across the globe with technical assistance, service delivery, research, and cross-cutting health system aid. RISE utilizes proven tactics from 20 years