#HIV

  • Article: A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 25, 2018

    Sibulele Sibaca was orphaned at 16 by HIV — so she launched a foundation to support other girls. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Is Linked to Testing Positive for HIV in South Africa, Says New Study
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Is Linked to Testing Positive for HIV in South Africa, Says New Study

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2018

    And it warned that if food insecurity isn’t tackled, then targets for stopping HIV/AIDS will be miss Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry Just Sang a Line From 'Hamilton' at a Show That Raised £300K to Combat HIV
    Health

    Prince Harry Just Sang a Line From 'Hamilton' at a Show That Raised £300K to Combat HIV

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2018

    “That’s definitely not going to happen.” Read more

  • Article: AIDS Worker Says Pipes Could Help Canadian Province With Highest HIV Rates
    Health

    AIDS Worker Says Pipes Could Help Canadian Province With Highest HIV Rates

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 14, 2018

    In some areas of Saskatchewan, HIV rates were more than 10 times the national average in 2016. Read more

  • Article: DIY Tests for HIV Beat Stigma in Zimbabwe's Fight Against AIDS
    Health

    DIY Tests for HIV Beat Stigma in Zimbabwe's Fight Against AIDS

    Aug. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Zimbabwe's government hopes self-testing HIV kits will cause more people to start early treatment. Read more

  • Article: Cheaper Tests Could Put an End to HIV Transmission by 2030
    Health

    Cheaper Tests Could Put an End to HIV Transmission by 2030

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 1, 2018

    Increased access to HIV testing is essential in eliminating HIV/AIDS. Read more

  • Article: There Are New Strains of HIV in Canada — and They're Immune-Resistant
    Health

    There Are New Strains of HIV in Canada — and They're Immune-Resistant

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 30, 2018

    Saskatchewan has the highest rates of HIV in Canada. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together
    Health

    Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 27, 2018

    Teenage girls are most affected — but men have to be part of the solution. Read more