Africa free of New HIV Infections (AfNHi)Overview
AfNHi is an Africa based network of HIV Prevention Research advocates whose vision is an Africa Free of New HIV Infections hence the name AfNHi. The network began after extended conversations on the need to champion Africans led advocacy in biomedical HIV Prevention Research among partners.
AfNHi is seeking to influence and fast-track the biomedical HIV Prevention Research agenda on the continent through local ownership and use of indigenous strategies to enhance Africa’s contribution to the global goals. The network will not only advocate for use of the tools available for preventing new HIV infections but also advocate for the development of New Tools and Technology (NTP)..
Facilitate and coordinate African led advocacy for HIV Prevention Research towards ending the HIV epidemic in Africa.
Africa has less than 20% of the global population and is home to approximately 70% of people living with HIV (PLWH).