Author: Lucy Maroncha

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Condom advert – HIV prevention or infidelity promotion?

Condom advert – HIV prevention or infidelity promotion?

Kenyan religious leaders are outraged by a condom advert, while HIV activists are astonished at the ‘denial of reality’. ...

Who’s to blame for misuse of HIV drugs in Kenya?

Reports of sex workers misusing HIV drugs have left activists wondering if the government invested enough in HIV education before purchasing medicine, ...

Campaign seeks 1 million men to end gender based violence

Today, as around the world 16 days of activism against gender based violence begins, many Kenyans are asking if the campaign is likely to help elimina ...

African youth demand own goals in 2015 development framework

Young Africans are leading the call for stand-alone goals for young people in the post 2015 development agenda, which will be discussed at the UN Gene ...

Governments urged to prioritise youth in sexual health to end AIDS by 2030

The goal to end AIDS by 2030 may go unaccomplished unless young people are prioritised in sexual and reproductive health policy and programmes. ...

People who use drugs left behind by global funding gap

The fight to defeat HIV among those most at risk of infection may not be achieved as soon as hoped unless harm reduction services for people who use d ...

“How I turned stigma into an opportunity to educate my neighbours”

When Joy offered her neighbour’s children a mug of hot chocolate, little did she think she would be accused of infecting them with HIV. ...

More funding needed for TB-HIV co-infection

HIV and TB advocates say failure by donors and governments to invest more in these diseases may thwart efforts to end both epidemics resulting in thou ...

Communities must remain at the forefront of HIV response

Debate at AIDS 2014 is putting a spotlight on governments and policymakers who are failing to involve communities in HIV and TB programmes, turning in ...
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