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November 2014

Engaging males in reproductive health, including Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

Despite the positive attitudes of men about preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV, their engagement in HIV care and treatment remains low[1]. In part, this is due to the long-held cultural view that reproductive health is a women’s issue. In Uganda, men often perceive antenatal clinics as spaces for women and reproductive healthcare as a career for women.