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SOUL CITY: BEHAVIOUR CHANGE IN YOUNG WOMEN

At a meeting on 3 December 2013, the Global Fund Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) elected the Soul City Institute for Health and...

A Glass Half Full And A Window Of Opportunity

Cabinet has approved a draft bill banning alcohol advertising, to restrict the advertisement of alcoholic beverages and sponsorship. It...

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V for South Africa

The Programme for Appropriate Technologies in Health (PATH) and a number of research partners have developed a new form of condom for...

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Young Women and Girls: Preventing HIV

In South Africa, young women and girls aged between 15 and 24 have a disproportionate risk of becoming infected with HIV. In Sub-Saharan...

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Solidarity = Nation Building

October 2013 marked a year since the establishment of the Civil Society Forum structure and its new leadership. At a forum meeting to mark...

Three Billion for HIV & TB

The Global Fund Board has approved an estimated R3 billion for HIV and TB programmes throughout the nine provinces of South Africa. This is...

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Testing Times and the Kind Cut

South Africa’s Revitalised Response To HIV and AIDS On October 23 the South African government took the fight against HIV and AIDS to...

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PHD Scholarship for SANAC Staffer

Musa Manganye, SANAC’s national manager of the Migrant and Mobile Population HIV Prevention Programme, was recently named one of the...

Civil Society Forum Warns Over Irresponsible Cure Claims by KZN Pastor

The Civil Society Forum (CSF) of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) has noted with concern claims by KwaZulu-Natal pastor, HQ...

Motlanthe Speaks Out on Circumcision Deaths

During the last SANAC Plenary meeting on 8 October in Phokeng, Rustenburg, deputy president and chairperson of SANAC, Kgalema Motlanthe,...