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 them 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.

Election of SANAC Civil Society Forum Leadership

The SANAC Civil Society Forum is set to elect new leaders from next week Tuesday, the 7th of February 2017. The term of office for sector leaders and representatives runs concurrently with the...
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Press Statement: SANAC CSF Special Sector Leaders Forum

Statement on the outcome of the South African National Aids Council (SANAC) Civil Society Forum : Special Sector Leaders Forum. Read it by clicking on this link.    
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Draft Plan for Civil Society Sectoral Consultation on the NSP HIV, TB and STIs 2017-2022

Draft Plan for Civil Society Sectoral Consultation on the NSP HIV, TB and STIs 2017-2022 1-2 September 2016 Civil Society will participate deeply in the development of the National Strategic Plan...
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SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL AIDS COUNCIL (SANAC) CIVIL SOCIETY FORUM (CSF) MEDIA STATEMENT ON THE DEATHS AND ABUSE OF INITIATES

The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Civil Society Forum (CSF) is deeply concerned about the reported deaths of initiates during the initiation period. To date, over 30 boys and young men...
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Children’s Sector

Yezingane Network Sector Implementation Plan Yezingane Network Background The Yezingane Network also known as the Children's Sector of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) is a civil...
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Men’s Sector

The South African National AIDS Council's Men's Sector represents organisations and other bodies that work with men and/or run programmes focusing on men in the area of health and social upliftment....
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Sex Worker Sector

" a Sector is 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...
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Sport, Arts & Culture Sector

The Sport, Arts & Culture (SAC) is one of the 17 civil society sectors represented in SANAC. The Sector is responsible for implementing activities towards achieving the NSP goals and aims to...
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The LGBTI Sector

Introduction Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) is specified as a Key Population in the National Strategic Plan 2011-2016 It is situated in a broader group - lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/intersex...
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The NGO Sector

This sector represents a range of non-governmental organisations, including national NGOs, networking NGOs and grass-roots level NGOs that work towards alleviating the effects of HIV and AIDS across...
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