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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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Criminalising homosexuality threatens the fight against HIV/AIDS
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The Lancet, Volume 383, Issue 9919, Pages 783 - 784, 1 March 2014 doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60403-7 Ashton Barnett-Vanes Homosexuality is criminalised in more than 70 countries, with se ...
Last updated on March 3 2014 at 15:46
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Inclusion Matters: The Foundation for Shared Prosperity
Author:World Bank
This World Bank global report “puts boundaries around the abstract idea of social inclusion. It points out that social inclusion is not just about poverty reduction or about reducing inc ...
Last updated on March 3 2014 at 15:06
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Latest news West Africa
Maternal Deaths Due to HIV a Grim Reality
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NAIROBI - An African proverb says that every woman who gives birth has one foot on her grave. Sadly, this is still true today, especially within the context of the AIDS epidemic. In sp ...
Last updated on June 27 2014 at 12:32
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Viral Load Testing Dismally Absent in Africa
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Nairobi - As Africa scales up lifesaving antiretroviral therapy for HIV positive people, concerns are rife that the absence of mass routine viral load testing will hamper extending treat ...
Last updated on May 21 2014 at 12:52
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International AIDS Conference (AIDS2014) programme: sessions, dates, times
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The current list includes: plenaries, special sessions; regional sessions, symposia sessions oral abstract sessions, poster discussion sessions and workshops. See attachment. The intera ...
Last updated on May 16 2014 at 14:29
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Upcoming events West Africa
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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6th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights, 2014
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6th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights: Eliminating Women and Girls Sexual and Reproductive Health Vulnerabilities in Africa Yaoundé, Cameroon, 3 to 7 February 2014 The conf ...
Last updated on October 13 2013 at 15:24
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7th SAHARA Conference (SAHARA 7), Dakar, Senegal
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The 7th SAHARA Conference 2013 (SAHARA 7), is taking place from 7 to 10 October 2013, at the Cheikh Anta Diop University (UCAD) in Dakar, Senegal. The theme of SAHARA Conference is “Tra ...
Last updated on June 22 2013 at 12:44
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