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Charlize Theron - #Repost @aids_conference with @repostapp ・・・ Actor and activ...

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Actor and activist @charlizeafrica meets young women involved in DREAMS, a @pepfar initiative to reduce #HIV infections among adolescent girls in Southern and Eastern Africa. 19 kata lagi

The Porridge Project

In January last year, I wrote a Facebook post telling our friends about the people attending the HIV clinics at Kasambya Health Centre. Many of these people were walking for miles in the heat to collect drugs which they were too weak  and too hungry to take by the time they received them. 225 kata lagi


Cooking up a storm...

Here’s the thing: cooking shouldn’t kill people. But it does.

Open fires are really inefficient: the wood is not burnt cleanly, heat is lost in all directions and smoke fills whichever space you happen to be preparing your meal in. 283 kata lagi


Ride for AIDS

Today I volunteered with CSF at the Irvine Ride for Aids, where bikers ride from 30 miles up to 100 miles to help raise money for AIDS. 18 kata lagi

Norway provides #PrEP for free! Well done Norway!

Yes, you did read that headline correct! – While our NHS is arguing why it shouldn’t be providing, cost effective, life saving and game changing anti-HIV medicine, Norway has become the first country in the world to offer at-risk citizens the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) drug at no cost, as part of its National Health Service. 275 kata lagi

Gran Fury-esc Needle Exchange Program art activism for Prisons

The art activism during the 1980s used to advocate for funding for AIDS research, treatment, and prevention made me think of other ways that HIV is spread. 285 kata lagi

Wow!!! 94,000 Pregnant Women HIV Positive In Zamfara – USAID Confirms

This is SERIOUS. No fewer than 94,141 pregnant women are said to be HIV/AIDS positive in Zamfara. A United States Agency for International Aids (USAID) funded programme said this through Management Services for Health Organisation, the USAID Prevention and Organisational Systems-AIDS Care and Treatment (PRO-ACT). 168 kata lagi