Sub-Saharan Africans rate their own wellbeing, their health and their health-care systems among the lowest in the world, according to a new report published by Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
The impact of the HIV and AIDS epidemic is felt hardest by the individuals who are infected or affected by the disease, and in particular by individuals who are especially vulnerable to HIV infection due to stigma and discrimination, poverty, a lack of access to education, health and other servic
The field of HIV is complex; no one government or organization is able to address all of the related issues. Instead, the HIV response requires a multitude of stakeholders with a variety of strengths to collaborate in order to be effective.
Charmaine Johr met Joshey through her work as a social behaviour change communication (SBCC) facilitator in Rehoboth, a city in the Hardap region of southern Namibia. She remembers Joshey as an unruly and overactive boy who never listened and had his own agenda.