Magu HDSS

Magu HDSS was established in April, 1994 by the Tanzania-Netherlands Support Program on HIV/AIDS Control (TANESA) as one the components of the Kisesa Open Cohort Study. Other research components under the cohort include Epidemiological sero-surveys, Antenatal Clinic Surveillance and other specialized studies. In addition, since late 1995 several community interventions were introduced to promote safer sexual behavior.