Legislators and civil rights advocates in the country are currently debating whether to allow access to condoms in prisons to prevent the spread of HIV and Aids, and other sexually transmitted infections. Same-sex activity is illegal and this would conflict with providing condoms in prisons, which could be seen as "condoning" what is largely peddled in society as an "abomination".
Condom Distribution to Prisons Sparks Religious, Moral Debate
The Herald, 2 June 2018
Alfred Kurai (not his real name) twitches uncomfortably as the "talk" begins. He says calling this an interview would make him feel dehumanised and uncomfortable. Kurai is a… Read more »
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Is Condom Use Per Person Highest in the World?
Africa Check, 8 August 2016
Zimbabwe had 157 million male and female condoms available in 2015 and a relatively high self-reported use of condoms among adults who have multiple sexual partnerships. But is… Read more »
When used consistently and correctly, condoms are highly effective in preventing HIV - but as much as they are a critical component in a comprehensive and sustainable approach to ... Read more »
Over 100 million condoms were distributed in 2016 - up from 80 million in 2014 during the same period, the ministry of health has said. Could this lower the number of new HIV ... Read more »
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