The PrEPWatch Resource Database offers a wide range of material on the status of PrEP as an option for biomedical HIV prevention around the world. Search this database to find step-by-step guidance for rolling out PrEP, summaries of the research to date on safety, efficacy and implementation, tools to assist planning and roll out, country updates on PrEP policy and access, and lessons learned from those efforts.
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Global Mapping of PrEP Ring Implementation Research and Programmatic Pilots
This analysis provides an overview of the 13 introduction studies that include the PrEP ring as one of the PrEP products under investigation alongside oral PrEP and/or CAB for PrEP as of November 2023. All of the PrEP ring studies are conducted in Sub-Saharan Africa and focus primarily on adolescent girls and young women (AGYW)…
PrEPare_Morocco: A Successful Community-based PrEP Delivery Demonstration Program for Men who Have Sex with Men and Female Sex Workers in Morocco
This article from AIDS Care describes the first PrEP demonstration project in the Middle East/North Africa region, which aimed to assess the feasibility and acceptability of a community-based PrEP program for female sex workers and gay and bisexual men who have sex with men in Morocco’s highest HIV prevalence cities: Agadir, Marrakech, and Casablanca.
Impact and Cost-effectiveness of the National Scale-up of HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis among Female Sex Workers in South Africa: A modelling analysis
This article from the Journal of the International AIDS Society evaluates the impact and cost-effectiveness of South Africa’s national PrEP programme for female sex workers.
Financing & Costing, Research, Service Delivery
HIV Prevention Ambassador Training Package and Toolkit
The HIV Prevention Ambassador Training Package and Toolkit is designed for community-based organizations and other groups to train HIV Prevention Ambassadors with the goal of promoting the meaningful engagement of communities and potential and current PrEP users in the rollout of oral PrEP for HIV prevention.
Community/Advocacy, Demand Creation/Marketing
Southern African HIV Clinicians Society PrEP Training Curriculum
This training curriculum was developed by the Southern African HIV Clinicians Society to support implementers rolling out PrEP. Module 1a: A basic overview and introduction to PrEP Module 1b: Evidence of PrEP effectiveness Module 2: Providing PrEP- the basics Module 3a: Overview of key populations Module 3b: Gay and bisexual men who have sex with…
Demand Creation/Marketing, Research, Service Delivery
Rapid Assessment on Access to PrEP in EU/EEA Countries
This report by AIDS Action Europe summarizes the results of a survey of member organizations and partners based in EU Member States on various aspects of availability, accessibility, affordability, and acceptability of PrEP in their national context. In addition to the main findings, it includes country profiles and recommendations for the European Union and its…
Evolution of Risk Behaviors, Sexually Transmitted Infections and PrEP Care Continuum in a Hospital-Based PrEP Program in Barcelona, Spain: A descriptive study of the first 2 years’ experience
This article from Infectious Diseases and Therapy describes the results of a study of changes in PrEP users’ risk behaviors and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), as well as PrEP care continuum details, at a hospital-based PrEP program in Barcelona, Spain.
Research, Service Delivery
End-user Research in Support of Long-acting Systemic Antiretroviral Delivery Systems: Insights from qualitative research with providers and target users in South Africa
This article from BMC Infectious Diseases describes qualitative research investigating perceptions of and preferences for a long-acting, biodegradable implantable PrEP product designed to address challenges relating to adhering to a daily pill regimen amongst adolescent girls and young women and sex workers in Guateng Province, South Africa.
Application of Bayesian Networks to Identify Factors Influencing Acceptability of HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis in Guilin, China
This article from Scientific Reports presents the results of a cross-sectional survey conducted in Guilin, China among female sex workers, people who inject drugs, and men who have sex with men to assess the acceptability of PrEP and related influencing factors.
Demand Creation/Marketing, Research
Characterizing the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on HIV PrEP care: A review and synthesis of the literature
This review from the journal AIDS and Behavior provides an examination of the influences of the COVID-19 pandemic on engagement in the PrEP care continuum, and looks at the barriers and facilitators to PrEP uptake during this time.
Research, Service Delivery