More than 5 200 men have been circumcised in the uThungulu district since the provincial Health Department (DoH) decided to actively promote the procedure as part of its HIV/AIDS campaign in 2010.
Durban - Critics of the controversial Tara Klamp have come in for strong criticism from KwaZulu-Natal’s health MEC at a medical male circumcision indaba
Programme Director, I humbly want to thank all of you for agreeing to devote your time with to discuss this very important matter that will have a direct bearing on our quest to work towards an AIDS free generation.
Zimbabwe says it wants to circumcise 80 per cent of its male population or about five million people.
The programme started in 2009 and is mainly bankrolled by donors such as the United States’ President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).