The Swaziland Male Circumcision Strategic and Operational Plan for HIV Prevention 2014-2018 builds on the achievements of the Strategy and Implementation Plan for Scaling up Safe Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention 2009-2013. Developed under the leadership of the Ministry of Health, the 2014-2018 plan outlines the next phase of the national program to scale up male circumcision (MC) for HIV prevention. Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) is a critical pillar of Swaziland’s HIV response.
Swaziland's national HIV treatment program has not been evalueted since its inception in 2004. By the end of 2010, about 78, 919 patients had been initiated on antiretroviral therapy (ART). This study evaluates the clinical and immunological outcomes of HIV-1-infected adult patients who started ART in Swaziland between 2004 and 2010.