South Africa

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5 December 2016
Four of seven sub-Saharan African countries followed by researchers over the last year and a half now can track the effectiveness of HIV treatment among all patients receiving it with tests to measure the levels of virus in their bodies at least...
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30 November 2016
On Tuesday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) released its first-ever guidelines on HIV self-testing but South Africa may be ahead of the curve. The WHO’s move comes almost a year after the Pharmacy Council of South Africa ...
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Preventing HIV infection in young women is key to creating an AIDS-free world.  Cash transfers have been proposed as a key intervention to reducing HIV acquisition in young women.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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The Program Officer II is responsible for supporting global and field programs with technical, programmatic, and reporting assistance.
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27 November 2016
The first HIV vaccine efficacy study to launch anywhere in seven years is now testing whether an experimental vaccine regimen safely prevents HIV infection among South African adults. The study, called HVTN 702, involves a new version of the only...
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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In Sub-Saharan African countries, including South Africa, uptake of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing among men remains a major challenge.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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The African communications 'revolution' has generated optimism that mobile phones might help overcome infrastructural barriers to healthcare provision in resource-poor contexts.
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DREAMS is an ambitious $385 million partnership to reduce HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 sub-Saharan African countries.
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A key strategy of the South African national response to HIV is the scale-up of HIV counselling and testing (HCT) in the 15-49 years age group.
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This pamphlet provides practical support and information for caregivers and parents of young people who have been sexually assaulted.
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This pamphlet provides practical support and information for healthcare providers working with young people who have been sexually assaulted.
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This pamphlet provides practical support and information for young people who have just experienced sexual assault.
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1 November 2016
To reduce maternal and infant mortality, the South Africa National Department of Health needed an effective way to provide vital healthcare information to nearly 1.2 million pregnant women. The answer? MomConnect, which uses mobile technology to...
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m2m is an Africa-based, global non-governmental organisation (NGO) that unlocks the potential of mothers and their families through scalable, high-impact interventions because a healthy generation starts with mothers.
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24 November 2016
"Violence against women and girls is a human rights violation, public health pandemic and serious obstacle to sustainable development. It imposes large-scale costs on families, communities and economies. The world cannot afford to pay this price."...