#AIDS

  • Article: A Community in KwaZulu-Natal Has Already Reached UNAIDS Targets For HIV And AIDS
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    A Community in KwaZulu-Natal Has Already Reached UNAIDS Targets For HIV And AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 12, 2019

    KwaZulu-Natal has one of the highest infection rates in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: Emeli Sandé & Hugh Laurie 'Join' Mandela & Gandhi for Short Film Combatting Malaria
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    Emeli Sandé & Hugh Laurie 'Join' Mandela & Gandhi for Short Film Combatting Malaria

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 27, 2019

    Celebrities and historical icons feature in a new short film about the power of voices. Read more

  • Article: Elton John and President Macron Just Called on the World to Raise $14B to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria
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    Elton John and President Macron Just Called on the World to Raise $14B to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 24, 2019

    Macron presented the artist with the Légion d’honneur for his commitment to the fight against HIV. Read more

  • Article: Japan Is Giving 1.3 Million Vaccines to Children in Developing Countries
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    Japan Is Giving 1.3 Million Vaccines to Children in Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 21, 2019

    Tokyo will commit about $4 billion for the vaccines and to tackle AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. Read more

  • Article: Half a Million People in Johannesburg Are HIV Positive: Study
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    Half a Million People in Johannesburg Are HIV Positive: Study

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 29, 2019

    Research also revealed that KwaZulu-Natal has the highest number of people who are HIV+ globally. Read more

  • Article: HIV-Prevention Drug to Be Donated to 200,000 Americans
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    HIV-Prevention Drug to Be Donated to 200,000 Americans

    By Lindsay Powers|May 10, 2019

    The move is called “promising, but depressing” by an activist who questions the maker’s motives. Read more

  • Article: 460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report
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    460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2019

    Some 50 girls aged between 10 and 19 die from AIDS-related causes every day. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Is Set to Open a $100 Million Antiretroviral Factory in a Huge Step Against HIV/AIDS
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    Kenya Is Set to Open a $100 Million Antiretroviral Factory in a Huge Step Against HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    When it opens, it will be the first antiretroviral factory in Africa. Read more