Key and vulnerable populations

Opportunity
October 26, 2020

Panagora Group's South Africa office is looking for an accredited South African university to partner in a mental health research study.

Resource
October 21, 2020
An inclusive summit for multidisciplinary experts working with adolescents affected by HIV, which will be held as a series of virtual workshops throughout the month of November. Topics will include youth leadership, mental health and psychosocial support interventions, participatory research approaches, and Mhealth and new technologies, among others.
Opportunity
October 16, 2020

Panagora Group's South Africa office is looking for a service provider to conduct a comprehensive salary survey for professional roles in South Africa.

Resource
October 12, 2020

Introduction

Young women in Southern Africa have extremely high HIV incidence rates necessitating the availability of female‐controlled prevention methods.

News
October 9, 2020

Sex workers continue to demand decriminilisation, saying outdated lawscontribute to their abuse at the hands of police, and discrimination in society.

Resource
October 8, 2020

The DREAMS initiative is a PEPFAR-funded programme that uses a multi-sectoral approach to prevent HIV/AIDS among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) and their male sex partners (MSPs).

Resource
October 8, 2020

Introduction

Men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women (TGW) are at increased risk for acquiring HIV, but there are limited HIV incidence data for these key populations in Africa.

Resource
October 5, 2020

Background: 

Epidemiological data are needed to characterize the age-specific HIV burden and engagement in HIV services among young, marginalized women in sub-Saharan Africa.

Setting: 

News
October 2, 2020

As of October 2020, South Africa has the highest recorded number of total cases of COVID-19 and reported deaths from COVID-19 in Africa, and the ninth highest number of cases in the world.

Resource
October 1, 2020

In this webinar, Bhekisisa editor, Mia Malan, is in conversation with an Eastern Cape COVID doctor, HIV physician and a psychiatrist about the mental health challenges epidemics pose to health workers.