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Sex workers unite against police

July 22, 2016
AIDS 2016  

Sex workers find a way past the everyday violence and abuse they experience at the hands of law enforcement – by becoming activists.

Prince Harry calls for global action against HIV

July 21, 2016

Prince Harry has told global leaders that HIV remains among the most pressing and urgent challenges facing the world.

HIV won’t stop without gay community – Elton John

July 21, 2016
AIDS 2016  

Sir Elton John believes that the spread of HIV will not be curbed unless everyone is drawn into the battle – gay and lesbian groups included.

Stem HIV deaths in very sick patients – study

July 21, 2016

HIV medication saves lives but not when it’s taken too late – especially in sub-Saharan Africa.

Study offers new protection to teenagers.

July 20, 2016
AIDS 2016   HIV Prevention  

South Africa has the highest HIV infections rate among adolescent new adolescent girls and a new study by the Desmond Tutu HIV Centre is currently testing antiretrovirals to a group of adolescents in a bid to keep them HIV free

SA could find an HIV vaccine in 10 years

July 20, 2016
HIV and AIDS   HIV Prevention  

South Africa leads the way in HIV vaccine research with a large trial set to begin before the end of the year.

Access to treatment still a crisis

July 19, 2016
HIV and AIDS   News  

Global AIDS gains are in danger of being rolled back unless donors step up their contributions, getting treatment to 20 million HIV positive people currently excluded.