Entries by Dr. Cheikh Traore

Confidentiality breaches, stigma and a lack of time are stopping men in Côte d’Ivoire from getting tested and treated for HIV

AVERT April 2019 Interviews with men in Côte d’Ivoire reveal radical differences in the perceptions of those who do and don’t access care. Research, published in PLOS ONE, found many of the worries of men out of care are not reflected in the experiences of those with regular contact with services. Men’s perceptions were linked […]


21.1 Million children denied first dose of measles vaccine yearly—UNICEF

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork News Agency of Nigeria April 2019 UNICEF’s Executive Director, Henrietta Fore, made this known on Thursday in commemoration of the World Immunisation Week marked annually between April 24 and 30. According to her, widening pockets of unvaccinated children have created a pathway to the measles outbreaks hitting several countries around the […]