ICASA | International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa

4-9 December 2023
Rainbow Tower, Harare, Zimbabwe

The international conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) is a major bilingual international AIDS conference which takes place in Africa. Its current biennial hosting alternates between anglophone and francophone African countries.

The 22nd edition of the International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA 2023) in Harare, Zimbabwe in December 2023 represents a tremendous opportunity to highlight the diverse nature of the African region’s HIV epidemic and the unique response to it.


AIDS IS NOT OVER: Address inequalities, accelerate inclusion and innovation


  • Mainstream respect for equity, inclusion and diversity in the control and mitigation of the impact of diseases.
  • Sustain and increase domestic financing and community response.
  • Respond to HIV/AIDS, COVID-19, Monkey-pox, Ebola and any other emerging diseases.
  • Mitigate the impact of Hepatitis, Tuberculosis and Malaria through health systems strengthening.
  • Generate and provide evidence-based data for policy formulation

FIG partners at ICASA

FGS Integration Group (FIG) partners Avert, Frontline AIDS and LVCT Health will be at ICASA. Stop by to say hello and ask about FGS.

On Frinday 8 December, FIG partner Avert will present work they have been doing to integrate FGS, HIV, family planning and more services for young people in Zimbabwe.

Are we FGS and HIV aware? Community Health Workers’ Knowledge on Female Genital Schistosomiasis (FGS) and HIV risk in Zimbabwe.

Date: Friday, December 8, 2023

Time 1:05 PM - 1:50 PM

Location Plenary Room