Civil Society Sectors

SANAC has 17 very diverse civil society sectors and these represent specific sections of society. A sector is defined as a “group of organisations that democratically represents a defined constituency and is appropriately representative around a common theme aligned to the over-arching subject of strategy for HIV, TB and STIs”. All the 17 sectors represented at SANAC have a role to play in the response to HIV and AIDS, TB & STIs and each has a plan aimed at dealing with these conditions in line with the National Strategic Plan for 2012 – 2016. Below is a list of some of the sectors, information about their leadership and their respective plans.

Remarks by SANAC Chairperson, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa during the Men’s Dialogue

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="300"] SANAC Chairperson, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa receives a Leadership Award from the SANAC Religious Leaders Sector during the Men's Dialogue against...
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HIV & TB Stigma and Discrimination Reduction Workshop

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SANAC Civil Society Press Release: Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana must account for his Actions!

08 August 2017, South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Civil Society Forum (CSF) Condemns violence perpetrated by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education, Mduduzi Manana who allegedly assaulted...
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SANAC stands by national sex worker plan – Dr. Connie Kganakga

Human rights and access to healthcare remain paramount in the country's response   The historic launch of the South African National Sex Worker HIV Plan in March 2016 was a clear message...
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Decriminalising sex work: Highlights from the dialogue hosted by SANAC and Mail & Guardian

SANAC in partnership with the Mail & Guardian hosted a dialogue on the decriminalisation of sex work in Johannesburg on Wednesday, 26 July 2017. The aim of the dialogue was to create a platform...
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A visual tribute to HIV and gender activist, Prudence Mabele by Bev Ditsie

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Address by SANAC Chairperson, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at the funeral of Prudence Mabele

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="300"] Image: Siyabulela Duda[/caption] Members of the Mabele Family, Health Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, Director-General of Health, Dr Precious...
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MEMORIAL AND FUNERAL SERVICE ARRANGEMENTS FOR PRUDENCE MABELE

MEMORIAL AND FUNERAL SERVICE ARRANGEMENTS FOR PRUDENCE MABELE The South African National AIDS Council will on Sunday 16 July 2017, host a joint memorial service with the Mabele family for the late...
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SANAC MOURNS PASSING OF HIV ACTIVIST PRUDENCE MABELE

PRETORIA – 11 JULY: The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) is deeply shocked and saddened by the death of our cherished friend and colleague Prudence Mabele, a global advocate for women...
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“Ubuntu Initiative” encourages S.A men to take care of their health

This is an article by Maluti Obuseng published on SABC News Online (02 July 2017), please see it here: bit.ly/2t90n1c Men should take responsibility for their actions, health and behaviour and...
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