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  1. Zambia: Fighting gender-based violence as fresh cases continue to emerge

    ... the unemployed, the illiterate and those living with HIV and AIDS—while at the same time being underrepresented in political and ... - 7 Dec 2017

  2. Lesotho - H.E. Mr. Motsoahae Thomas Thabane, Prime Minister

    ... to advance the economy.  Lesotho was still dealing with HIV/AIDS, which was more prevalent among women, he said, adding that putting more ... - 4 Oct 2017

  3. Guinea-Bissau - H.E. Mr. Umaro Sissoco Embaló, Prime Minister

    ... on those imports.  On the social front, diseases such as AIDS, malaria and other infectious diseases remained pressing issues.  He ... - 22 Sep 2017

  4. Mali - H.E. Mr. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, President

    ... face public health threats, including pandemics such as HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, which must be addressed, and expressed support ... - 20 Sep 2017

  5. Zambia - H.E. Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President

    ... posed by terrorism, climate change, nuclear weapons, HIV/AIDS and more.  “In this globalized and interdependent world, no country — ... - 20 Sep 2017

  6. Gambia’s democracy survives political turbulence

    ... referred to himself as a miracle worker with powers to cure AIDS, and left some 21,000 HIV-infected Gambians without lifesaving ... - 10 Aug 2017

  7. Philanthropists join forces to fund Africa’s cash-strapped health sector

    ... continent’s health care systems, the persistence of HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, and the growth of lifestyle diseases such as ... over a five-year period, two-thirds to be used to fight HIV/AIDS on the continent.  While acknowledging the Gates’ generosity, ... - 9 Aug 2017

  8. AIDS-related deaths decline; 19.5 million people on life-saving treatment – UN report

    ... UN News Centre On World AIDS Day, people in Nigeria took a walk in the Asokoro neighbourhood of Abuja to increase HIV/AIDS awareness in the general public. Photo: UNAIDS 20 July 2017 ...

    eleni - 21 Jul 2017

  9. Taking health services to remote areas

    ... worker and project officer at CHAT. The clinics also do HIV/AIDS testing and counselling, and referrals for antiretroviral treatment. ... - 23 Feb 2017

  10. India’s medical tourism gets Africans’ attention

    ... communicable diseases such as malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS, among others. According to medical journal BMJ , “Africa experiences ... Indian pharmaceutical company, cut the price of HIV/AIDS antiretroviral drugs to below a dollar a day. This brought the cost of ... - 23 Feb 2017