Welcome to SAfAIDS
Sexuality education programming set to reach millions of young people across eastern and southern Africa
LUSAKA, 7 May 2015 (UNAIDS) - Young people in eastern and southern Africa, like many of their peers around the world, often receive conflicting and inaccurate information about sex. This can lead to badly informed decisions about how, when or with whom to have sex and how to protect themselves against HIV.
MBABANE, 5 May 2015 (allAfrica) - Sibongile Ndlela-Simelane, Swaziland's minister of health and social welfare, has called for lessons learned from the HIV response in Southern Africa to be applied to the response to malaria.
MASERU, 27 April 2015 (LENA) – In a bid to promote good health, SAfAIDS - Lesotho held a one-day National Wash and HIV Stakeholders Dialogue meeting in Maseru on Monday.
GENEVA, 27 April 2015 (allAfrica) - The Global Fund partnership has launched a human rights complaints procedure as part of its commitment to protect and promote human rights in the context of fighting AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.
GENEVA, 25 April 2015 -WHO is calling on the global health community to urgently address significant gaps in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of malaria. Despite dramatic declines in malaria cases and deaths since 2000, more than half a million lives are still lost to this preventable disease each year.
PRETORIA, 24 APRIL 2015 (RIATT-ESA) - We call on the camp management authorities to ensure that children are properly documented, protected, and provided with appropriate services. We call on governments and NGOs in the receiving countries to ensure that repatriated children are immediately linked and retained in services to ensure their health and well-being.