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02 July 2013

R100m for SA male circumcision programmes

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

America this week pledged R100 million towards male circumcision programmes in South Africa.

The new funding is in addition to the R360 million the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (Pepfar) has already committed to South Africa this year, and is the result of the USA’s vigorous promotion of male circumcision as a preventive measure against HIV infection.

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Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)