HIV researchers win award for cutting teenage infection risks

Almost two million girls in 10 African countries have avoided contracting HIV/AIDs since 2016 thanks to award-winning research into HIV prevention.

The research, which has led to the rollout of ‘Cash plus Care’ social welfare and support packages that can cut HIV risks among teenage girls by 60 per cent, has won Professor Lucie Cluver and her team a £10,000 award for Outstanding International Impact in the 2017 Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Celebrating Impact Prize.  Read More

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