Victoria to scrap funded circumcision; AFAO response to call for circumcision as a preventative measure

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My home state of Victoria has decided to withdraw funding for in-hospital elective circumcisions of infant males where there is no medical indication for the procedure.

Read the article at The Age’s website.

A laudable step forward!

And here is a PDF of the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations’ (AFAO) response to the call for circumcision as a preventative of HIV infection.

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