Tag: men


Experts: Don’t Forget Men During Pandemic

Experts: Don’t Forget Men During Pandemic

In creating COVID-19-related messages and programming around the world, the global health community must make sure to focus specifically on the needs of men as well as women, a new commentary from CCP and other experts suggests.


A barber in Cote d'Ivoire shared information about HIV testing with his clients.

Looking at HIV Treatment with a New Lens

Research suggests that comprehensively considering how HIV threatens many aspects of men’s lives – instead of just their health – could help more men initiate antiretroviral therapy (ART).


A member of Brothers for Life in Cote d'Ivoire

‘Being Diagnosed with HIV Threatens Everything Men Hold Dear’

Men in Cote d'Ivoire aren't being tested for HIV because they are afraid of what the impact of a positive result would be on not only their health, but their family, work, social status and sexuality. But being tested is the only way to get treated -- and reduce the risk of the spread of the virus.