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Innovation for Greater Impact: Exploring Resources for Domestic Health Funding in Africa
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African governments are mobilizing additional resources to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria through a variety of approaches. Friends of the Global Fund developed this report to ...
Last updated on February 12 2015 at 13:47
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“Hate unleashed” - Homophobia in Cameroon (video)
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The West African country of Cameroon has many problems, reflected in its dismal social indicators. But it is the issue of homosexuality that seems to excite the most comment from governm ...
Last updated on September 8 2014 at 17:53
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Revitalizing the Fight against Homophobia in Africa
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The criminalization of homosexuality in many African states, and the recent decision by Uganda and Nigeria to impose increasingly draconian punishments on homosexual conduct, has importa ...
Last updated on June 20 2014 at 11:47
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Latest news West Africa
Africa must lobby for development goal on HIV
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By September this year, the world will have a new set of sustainable development goals, but can these goals help cut HIV infections – especially among the most marginalised communities?. ...
Last updated on March 10 2015 at 13:25
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No improvements in CD4 count at diagnosis in African patients in last decade
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A study by Harvard Medical School has found that the average CD4 count in sub-Saharan African people who are diagnosed with HIV has not risen since 2002. Neither has the average CD4 coun ...
Last updated on February 4 2015 at 14:30
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New Study on African Countries Outlines HIV/AIDS Budgets
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...Many countries in Africa most affected by HIV are trying to expand their prevention and treatment activities, says one of the study’s authors, Dr. Robert Hecht, managing director of R ...
Last updated on January 8 2015 at 16:58
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Upcoming events West Africa
7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights - Accra, Ghana 2016
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8-12 February 2016 Accra, Ghana Realizing Demographic Dividend in Africa: the Critical Importance of Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. The Conference Sc ...
Last updated on April 15 2015 at 10:34
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International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA 2015) - Tunis, Tunisia
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8 to 13 November 2015, Tunis, Tunisia. The International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) is a major international AIDS conference which takes pl ...
Last updated on January 14 2015 at 14:14
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7th SAHARA Conference 2014 (SAHARA 7)
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18th to 21st March 2014, Dakar, Senegal. “Since 2002, SAHARA has convened biennial conferences which provide an inter-disciplinary space and a platform for multi-stakeholder dialogue i ...
Last updated on February 10 2014 at 15:09
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