'Africa Can Lead The Way in Ending Aids, Malaria and TB'
"In order to build on our progress and accelerate the decline of these diseases, we need to marshal resources and leadership from the countries that, tragically, know them best - many of which are in Africa", writes AU Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
allAfrica, 1 November 2016
In September, world leaders pledged nearly US$13 billion to tackle some of the world's deadliest diseases through the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria. In a… Read more »
South Africa: Antiretroviral Treatment Reaches 3.5 Million
SAnews.gov.za, 26 October 2016
South Africa's antiretroviral treatment programme is now reaching 3.5 million people, National Treasury said on Wednesday. Read more »
Daily Trust, 25 October 2016
A new Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) has revealed that malaria and HIV were leading causes of death in Nigeria. Read more »
Zimbabwe: Efforts to End Aids By 2030 Under Threat
The Herald, 25 October 2016
Zimbabwe's HIV incidence and prevalence rate has been generally going down, sadly it remains high among adolescents and young people, threatening national efforts to end Aids by… Read more »