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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Event-Driven PrEP Guidance (French)
This French-language infographic explains how and when to take event-driven PrEP.
Guidelines on Use of ARV Drugs for Treating and Preventing HIV Infections in Kenya (2018)
These guidelines from Kenya’s National AIDS & STI Control Program (NASCOP) cover HIV testing services and linkage to prevention and treatment; initial evaluation and follow up of People Living with HIV (PLHIV); standard package of care for PLHIV; adherence preparation monitoring and support; antiretroviral therapy in infants, children, adolescents and adults; prevention of mother to…
Daily Oral PrEP, Event-Driven PrEP, PrEP Ring, and CAB PrEP Template Guidelines
The intent of this document is to provide adaptable guidelines to support the development and adoption of national guidelines that align with World Health Organization (WHO) pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) recommendations and guidance, including those for tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF)-based daily and event-driven oral PrEP, the monthly dapivirine vaginal ring (“PrEP ring” or “the ring”), and…
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
Correlations between Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Initiations and Policies that Enable the Use of PrEP to Address HIV Globally
This article from PLOS Global Public Health presents the results of an analysis examining whether policies enabling broad PrEP eligibility, HIV self-testing, and lowered age of consent to HIV testing and treatment services are correlated with PrEP uptake.
Normative Guidance/Policies, Research, Service Delivery, Testing
PrEP Among Pregnant and Lactating People in 18 PEPFAR-Supported Countries: A review of HIV strategies and guidelines
This article from Global Health: Science and Practice examines the evolution of strategies and guidance on PrEP services for pregnant and lactating people from 18 countries supported by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
Normative Guidance/Policies, Research
PEPFAR’s Five Year Strategy: Fulfilling America’s Promise to End the HIV/AIDS Pandemic by 2030
Fulfilling America’s Promise to End the HIV/AIDS Pandemic by 2030, released in December 2022, is the PEPFAR five-year strategy to guide the United States’ contribution to reaching the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal of ending the global AIDS pandemic as a public health threat by 2030.
Recommendations of the Swiss Federal Commission for Sexual Health (FCSH) on PrEP for HIV Prevention
In Switzerland, HIV drugs are not approved for prophylactic use. Physicians who prescribe oral chemoprophylaxis for HIV prevention do so on an off-label basis and are thus liable for any adverse effect that may occur. Nonetheless, the protective effects of oral PrEP are comparable to those of condom use, despite the higher price. The FCSH therefore…
Guide québéquois de dépistage: infections transmissibles sexuellement et par le sang (2019)
The Quebec Screening Guide for Sexually Transmitted and Blood-borne Infections brings together the technical and scientific information needed to properly perform the screening procedure.
HIV PrEP in the EU/EEA and the UK: Implementation, Standards & Monitoring, 2021
This guidance was developed to support EU/EEA countries in their efforts to curb the HIV epidemic and to harmonise the overall approach to PrEP implementation in the region. It has been developed through evidence synthesis, online stakeholder consultation with experts with community, clinical and/or public health or policy- making expertise and through ongoing engagement and…
Monitoring & Evaluation, Normative Guidance/Policies