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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Health and Service Utilization among a Sample of Gender-diverse Youth of Color: The TRUTH study
This article from BMC Public Health documents experiences and behaviors among transgender and non-binary youth that contribute to mental and sexual health concerns, including experiences of PrEP use.
Increasing Trans Inclusion in HIV/AIDS National Strategic Planning: Learnings from community advocacy in five countries
This report is based on a year-long project by amfAR and Global Action for Trans Equity (GATE) which aimed to increase trans inclusion in National Strategic Plans (NSP) by building the capacity of five trans-led community organizations to engage in NSP-focused advocacy and shape trans-specific programming. The report identifies factors that could facilitate trans inclusion…
Community/Advocacy, Normative Guidance/Policies
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
Consolidated Guidelines on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STI Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care for Key Populations (2022)
Released in July 2022, the consolidated guidelines on HIV, viral hepatitis and STI prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations outline a public health response for five key populations (men who have sex with men, trans and gender diverse people, sex workers, people who inject drugs and people in prisons and other closed settings).…
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis: An introductory factsheet
This introductory 2-page document defines PrEP, reviews the scientific evidence to date, and outlines key research, regulatory and advocacy issues going forward. This factsheet is part of a series on emerging HIV prevention strategies.
Consolidated Guidelines on HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care for Key Populations (2014)
In 2014, WHO updated its Consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection to include a recommendation of PrEP as a prevention option for gay men and other men who have sex with men; this document also recognizes the utility of PrEP for serodiscordant couples in some contexts.
Community/Advocacy, Demand Creation/Marketing, Normative Guidance/Policies
Consolidated Guidelines on the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs for Treating and Preventing HIV Infection — Second edition
In June 2016, WHO released guidelines on the diagnosis of HIV infection, the use of ARVs for treating and preventing HIV infection and the care of people living with HIV. They are structured along the continuum of HIV testing, prevention, treatment and care. This edition updates the 2013 consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral…
Monitoring & Evaluation, Normative Guidance/Policies, Research