HIV/AIDS in the news

Pledge of Partnership

Pledge Signing

  From left: Premier of Mpumalanga (Mr David Mabuza), Deputy President of RSA (Cyril Ramaphosa), Chair of Sabcoha (Dr Vanessa Govender and Minister of Health (Dr.P Aaron Motsoaledi)

Press Release: Business rallies to Government’s call on health screening

Pledge of partnership:-

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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa embarks on HIV Counselling and Testing Campaign, 8 Nov 2014

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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, will chair the plenary session of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) and embark on an outreach campaign of the HIV Counselling and Testing Campaign in Embalenhle Township in Secunda, Mpumalanga Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, will chair the plenary session of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) and embark on an outreach campaign of the HIV Counselling and Testing Campaign in Embalenhle Township in Secunda, Mpumalanga on

Saturday 8 November 2014. To read more click here

 

Metropolitan Health Risk Management and USAID South African launches public -private partnership to increase medical male circumcision

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From left to right: Siraaj Adams (Metropolitan Health) and Alonzo Wind (USAID Deputy Mission Director)

signing the Memorandum of understanding. To read about it more click here

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 Dirk Taljaad(SHAPS), Siraaj Adams (Metropolitan Health),Alonzo Wind (USAID Deputy Mission Director)

and Dr Yogan Pillay(NDOH).

New Articles…….

 

Tasked with leading the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) through its most ambitious and far-reaching reform yet, Fareed Abdullah has his work cut out for him.

A 2010 review of the country’s national strategic plan on HIV recommended SANAC undergo a variety of structural changes to improve its coordination of HIV responses, monitoring and evaluation.

Abdullah took his post in July 2012 as part of these reforms, relieving Zwoitwaho Nevhutalo, who served as interim CEO following the 2011 departure of Nono Simelela.

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