Author: Wallace Mawire

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Zimbabwe government to scale up anti-retroviral therapy services

Wallace Mawire reports from Zimbabwe on the Ministry of Health and Child Care's plans to scale up anti-retroviral therapy services by the end of 2014, ...

Health experts call for integrated approach to HIV and TB in Zimbabwe

Tremendous progress has been made in minimising the spread of HIV while TB programming is weak in comparison, according to UNAIDS country director for ...

Call for intensified integration of family planning and HIV services gathers momentum

In Zambia, three in ten young women aged 15-19 have either given birth or are pregnant and there is a large unmet need for contraception among women w ...

African health ministers reaffirm commitment to financing for HIV

Health ministers made their commitment at a meeting held alongside the International Conference on Family Planning ...

Zimbabwe hospital network to launch psychosocial support radio station

Volunteer hospital network Hospinet is setting up radio stations for patients to discuss issues such as HIV and sexual health. ...

Civic coalition on health launches in Zimbabwe

A new organisation to address various health issues including mitigation of HIV transmission and sexual and reproductive health issues has launched in ...

Multimedia strategy to tackle gender based violence in Zimbabwe

The government of Zimbabwe is developing a national multimedia strategy to harmonise messages on preventing gender based violence, family planning, ce ...

Improving male involvement in eMTCT

A virtual discussion to explore how to improve male involvement in the elimination of mother to child transmission (eMTCT) has begun in Zimbabwe this ...

EU unveils €13 million in support of Zimbabwe’s Health Transition Fund

The European Union has unveiled a €13 million (US$18 million) towards the revitalisation of Zimbabwe’s health sector through the Health Transition Fun ...

Female condoms film contest launches

A female condom film contest has been launched that will see winners walking away with huge cash prizes. ...
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