#Fight against HIV/AIDS

  • Article: South African Hospitals 'Forcibly Sterilised' Pregnant Women With HIV: Report

    South African Hospitals 'Forcibly Sterilised' Pregnant Women With HIV: Report

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Feb. 27, 2020

    “You must be closed up because you HIV people like making babies and it just annoys us.” Read more

  • Article: How I Lost My Brother to the Stigma Surrounding HIV/AIDS in South Africa
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    How I Lost My Brother to the Stigma Surrounding HIV/AIDS in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 3, 2019

    HIV is not a death sentence, stigma is. Read more

  • Article: Homophobic Laws Linked to Low HIV Testing Across Africa

    Homophobic Laws Linked to Low HIV Testing Across Africa

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 8, 2019

    In Malawi, less than 1% of gay and bisexual men who are HIV-positive know their status. Read more

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

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

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

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

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|April 1, 2019

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

  • Article: Schools Condom Programs Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV: UN

    Schools Condom Programs Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV: UN

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Teens make better decisions with access and education. Read more

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

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

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Carmen Singer|Sept. 18, 2018

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