The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) says it is encouraged by government’s efforts on the decriminalisation of sex work in the country.
Sanac says It has also shown that men, contribute to the high number of HIV infections in young girls and women through the sugar daddy and blesser phenomena.
SANAC has held its extended plenary session in Polokwane, Limpopo, to prepare for the international Aids conference to be held next month in Amsterdam.
Deputy President David Mabuza has commended the efforts being made by the National Aids Council and others in the fight against HIV and tuberculosis (TB).
The South African National AIDS Council (Sanac) says it will be meeting with newly-appointed Deputy President David Mabuza soon to discuss key priority areas around HIV and TB programmes that must not be compromised.