With only a year until 2020 – and the deadline to reach the 90-90-90 targets – South Africa is dangerously off track. Currently 7.1 million people are living with HIV in the country. New HIV infections remain high, according to the Thembisa model1 at 275 000 in 2017, higher than the 231 000 estimated in the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) survey.
Impact of Home-Based HIV Testing Services on Progress Toward the UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets in a Hyperendemic Area of South Africa
BACKGROUND: In several subgroups of South Africa, the percentage of HIV-positive individuals aware of their status falls well below the UNAIDS 90% target. This study examined the impact that home-based HIV testing services (HBHTS) had on knowledge of status in a hyperendemic area of South Africa.
Towards UNAIDS Fast-Track goals: targeting priority geographic areas for HIV prevention and care in Zimbabwe
Isishwankathelo se-90-90-90 Umqulu wesi-4: Ukuba sempilweni kwam, ukuba sempilweni kwethu: Isikhokelo samalungu asekuhlaleni malunga nempilo elungileyo kwanokuzigcina usempilweni xa unesifo sexesha elide (chronic illness)
Ukuba sempilweni lilungelo lethu singabantu. Zininzi izinto esingazenza singabantu kwakunye nabahlali ukuzigcina sisempilweni kangangoko. Oku kuya kuqinisekisa ukuba singakwazi ukuphila impilo ende enolonwabo kwaye sinakekele abo sibathandayo.
Izifo ezifana neHIV ne-AIDS, isifo sephepha (TB), uxinzelelo oluphezulu lwegazi (‘ihigh-high’) nesifo seswekile (‘iswekile’) zingasenza ukuba sigule kakhulu, kwaye ukuba ngaba akukho nyango silufumanayo, singade sife ngenxa yezi zifo.
The 90-90-90 Compendium Umqulu wesi-4: Impilo yami impilo yethu indlela yokuphila yomphakathi neyoqhubeka nempilo enhle kunezifo zembelesela
Ukuba nempilo kuyilungelo lethu njengabantu. Kunezinto eziningi esingazenza njengabantu ngabodwana kanye nemiphakathi ukuze sihlale siphile ngendlela esingakwazi ukuthi senze ngayo. Lokhu kuzoqinisekisa ukuthi singakwazi ukuphila impilo ende futhi enentokozo nokuthi singakwazi ukunakekela abathandiweyo kithi/ bethu.
Izifo ezifana Negciwane Lesandulela Ngculazi kanye Nesifo Sengculazi, isifo sofuba (TB), ukuphakama komfutho wegazi (i-‘high-high’) kungenza ukuthi umuntu agule kakhulu, futhi uma singatholi ukwelashwa, singabulawa yilezi zifo.
The 90-90-90 Compendium Volume 4: The role of communities and individuals in combatting the epidemic
This volume of Health Systems Trust’s 90-90-90 Compendium offers a handy resource for community health workers and caregivers, community-based and faith-based organisations, and other networked associations, to share with community members about their role in combating the HIV epidemic.
The 90-90-90 Compendium Volume 4: Healthy me, healthy us: a guide for community members about good health and staying healthy with chronic illness
This volume of Health Systems Trust’s 90-90-90 Compendium offers a handy resource for community health workers and caregivers, community-based and faith-based organisations, and other networked associations, to share with community members about good health and staying healthy with chronic illness.
The purpose of this guide is to provide a resource for clinicians on the ground who manage HIV and TB clients on a daily basis. The guide presents the tools and knowledge required to ensure that clients are offered the best quality of service, and will also enable the health facility to move towards achieving the 90-90-90 targets. This guide does not replace any national policies or guidelines, but is intended to assist with translating policy into practice.
This first volume of the 90-90-90 Compendium is targeted at a wide range of readers in South Africa, including community members and/or politicians with no medical background. It is designed to assist all health sector role-players in understanding the context of the 90-90-90 strategy, as developed by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), and then the process for achieving the strategy’s targets.