Daily Archives: December 1, 2015

Population Services International And UNITAID Launch The Largest Effort Ever To Catalyze HIV Self-Testing In Africa

In advance of World AIDS Day, Population Services International (PSI) and UNITAID team up in a two-year project that will scale up HIV self-testing in Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

WASHINGTON, and HARARE, Zimbabwe, Nov. 30, 2015 / PRNewswire – Today,

Govt, NGO partner to educate children in Diepsloot

Johannesburg: Officials on Tuesday took to the bustling township of Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg, to teach the residents about child safety and where to get help.

The township has in recent times seen a high number of child abuse and …

Opportunities abound in government’s development plan

Johannesburg: Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says there are plenty of opportunities for the private sector to partner with state-owned companies.

The Minister on Tuesday addressed the Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI), where she outlined progress made on …

China, Africa relations aligned to development goals

Pretoria: The relationship between China and Africa is based on more than just trade – it is a partnership that is aligned to Africa’s development goals.

This is according to Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation …

Expand ARVs to all people living with HIV, urges WHO

Pretoria: As the globe marks World Aids Day, the World Health Organisation says expanding antiretroviral therapy to all people living with HIV is the key to ending the epidemic within a generation.

It said the “treat all” recommendation will enable …