The International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) is a major international AIDS conference which takes place in Zimbabwe. ICASA 2015 is expected to convene our 10,000 delegates from nearly 150 countries, including 200 journalists. The conference will be held from 29 November to 4 December 2015 in Rainbow Towers Hotel & Conference Centre.Read more
The role of schools in supporing children affected by HIV
The Manicaland HIV/STD Prevention Project has carried out a multi-method study on the role of schools in supporting children affected by HIV and AIDS. The quantitative component of the study explored the different levels and variability in the success
Despite the intensified use of Insecticide Residual Spraying (IRS) and Insecticide Treated Nets, parts of Zimbabwe have been experiencing a dramatic rise in numbers of malaria cases, with Manicaland experiencing one of the worst outbreaks. The BRTI, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the National Institute for Health Research and the University of the Witwatersrand have established a field site in Mutasa to study different aspects of malaria and the mosquitoes responsible for its transmission.