Hearing impaired adolescents excluded from sexual health education

Around 14 per cent of adolescents in Nigeria are hearing impaired, yet their specific sexual health needs have long been ignored. ...
April 29, 2015

Health minister: HIV response can help tackle malaria in Southern Africa

Sibongile Ndlela-Simelane, Swaziland’s minister of health and social welfare, has called for lessons learned from the HIV response in Southern Africa to be applied to the response to malaria. more
May 1, 2015 Filed under HIV and wider development issues 0 Comments

Zambia: traditional tales support sex education

A new book, published by Zambia’s National Museums Board, uses traditional stories and indigenous knowledge to educate young people about HIV and AIDS. more
April 27, 2015 Filed under HIV, children and young people 0 Comments

Progress and missed opportunities at World Health Congress

As a medical professional attending the World Congress on Publich Health, I was keen to see how current priorities would be addressed, but the clear lack of community dialogue was disappointing. more
April 20, 2015 Filed under HIV and the key players 0 Comments