HIV/Aids and TB initiatives will get the biggest chunk of the R55.7 billion budget presented by the Gauteng Health Department for the 2020/2021 financial year, on Friday.
Azapo’s two day congress will be held under the theme, Land, Liberation and Dignity, with a focus on topics such as femicide and HIV/AIDS.
United States ambassador to South Africa Lana Marks says “As long as we continue getting results and accountability the aid will continue and I believe it will increase.”
Scientists say the spread of HIV/AIDS needs the integration of resources. They have unpacked the challenges around HIV/AIDS at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
Deputy President, David Mabuza says government should do more to combat HIV/Aids.
Former rugby international Gareth Thomas’s decision to come out as HIV-positive could transform the sports star into a role model for millions of people living with the virus, HIV/AIDS groups said on Monday.
An HIV/Aids activist is using her experience to establish rural support groups for HIV positive people including teenagers, born and living with the virus.
Labour unions representing workers in different sectors such as mining, retail and farming have launched an HIV response campaign named Qina Msebenzi Uphile.
Human Right activist and Treatment Action Campaign’s Deputy General Secretary, Vuyokazi Gonyela, has called on government to address the stigma and discrimination perpetuated towards people living with HIV.
Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize says the stigma attached to HIV /Aids is still a major concern which discourages many people to get tested.