International community must act to end violence against women

As the UN goes through the process of setting the post-2015 development agenda, the link between violence against women and girls and their vulnerability to HIV infection means that policymakers must do more to address this issue. ...
May 28, 2015

Male involvement crucial to prevent HIV infection of babies

Preventing transmission of HIV from mothers to their babies is a huge global priority in the HIV response, but until recently the importance of involving men has not been recognised. more
May 26, 2015 Filed under HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights 0 Comments

Photo story: life as a gay man in Kenya

In Kenya, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are facing increasing discrimination. Here Dennis shares his story of dealing with stigma in health facilities and in his community. more
May 21, 2015 Filed under HIV and human rights 0 Comments

New African center to tackle infectious diseases

Spurred on by the recent Ebola outbreak, an African Center for Disease Control and Prevention is being established this year to effectively respond to major epidemics. more
May 19, 2015 Filed under HIV prevention and treatment 0 Comments