South Africa

July 9, 2020

Thirty years into the HIV response, there is growing recognition that engaging men will be key to reaching the global UNAIDS fast‐track targets of 90‐90‐90 by the end of 2020 – whereby 90% of people living with HIV know their status, 90% of those who know they are positive are on antiretroviral t

July 6, 2020


Few studies have systematically described population‐level differences comparing men and women across the continuum of routine HIV care.

July 1, 2020

The National Strategic Plan for HIV, TB and STIs (NSP) 2017-2022 Mid Term Review (MTR) was an in-depth analysis of the NSP implementation, with the aim to illustrate progress made towards reaching the NSP targets across the eight NSP goals.

June 30, 2020


South Africa introduced Universal Test and Treat in 2016 including antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation on the same‐day as HIV diagnosis.

June 25, 2020


Check out our exhibition booth for more information about our STAR programs, webinars tackling HIVST in the context of COVID-19, various short films on HIVST and more! 

June 24, 2020

The Western Cape has released South Africa’s first local data, which finds that although people with these common illnesses are more vulnerable to COVID-19, they are less likely to die from the new coronavirus than many previously thought.