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December News

December 1, 2014

December 1, 2014

The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) Signs Licensing Agreement with AbbVie for HIV Paediatric Formulations of Lopinavir and Ritonavir

Protection of health-care workers essential for well-functioning health systems

Joint statement by UNAIDS International Goodwill Ambassadors

2014 World AIDS Day report

Close the gap this World AIDS Day

UNICEF: 1.1 million HIV infections in children averted

Harry ‘secret’ backs HIV campaign

Campaigners: ‘Beginning of the end’ for AIDS

Nigeria’s fight against AIDS

Ethiopia: Youth groups battle HIV/AIDS

December 5, 2014

Accelerating Access to Innovation and Saving Children’s Lives

December 6, 2014

Zambia: World Aids Day – Focus On Adolescents

December 7, 2014

I’m living with HIV, but it doesn’t define me

December 8, 2014

Uganda commemorates World AIDS day

December 17, 2014

Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation Selected to Receive up to $63 Million as part of UNITAID’s New Investment to Improve Early Infant Diagnosis of HIV

August News

August 14, 2014

August 11, 2014

AIDS 2014: A Week of Heartbreak, Hope, and Renewed Commitment

August 8, 2014

New initiative announced to expand access to treatment for children in Africa

Young Nigerians call for youth-friendly services in post-2015 agenda

August 6, 2014

Giant agriculture show in Zambia breaks new ground with HIV prevention efforts

July News

July 8, 2014

July 6, 2014

Swaziland: Ministry of health prepares to fight cervical cancer 

July 4, 2014

UNAIDS Board calls for ending the AIDS epidemic as a public health threat by 2030

Zambia Focuses On Young People for a More Prosperous and Aids-Free Generation

June News

June 9, 2014

June 25, 2014

Kenya adopts guidelines on early use of HIV drugs

AIDS Killed My Mother’s Generation, But My Children Can Be AIDS-Free

June 24, 2014

Ambassador Birx’s five agenda’s for PEPFAR

June 9, 2014

Liberia Works With Partners Towards EMTCT Deadline

June 6, 2014

United Nations Secretary-General presents progress report on AIDS at the sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly

June 5, 2014

Namibia: Decrease in New HIV Cases

June 4, 2014

Connecting mothers-to-be with health clinics in rural Zambia 

June 3, 2014

Investment in midwifery can save millions of lives of women and newborns

Midwives could cut maternal, newborn deaths by two thirds, says new State of the World’s Midwifery 

May News

May 5, 2014

May 26, 2014

Divided Opinions on Feasibility of Kenya’s Option B+ Roll Out

Kenya: MSF Launches New Project to Curb Spread of HIV in Western Kenya

May 24, 2014

The 67th World Health Assembly closes

May 23, 2014

United States Global AIDS Coordinator presents PEPFAR’s vision to civil society

Consensus reached on new HIV treatment and prevention targets in eastern and southern Africa

Kenya: Meet Women Who Refused to Be Bogged Down By HIV

May 21, 2014

‘Start Talking. Stop HIV.’ Campaign Launched By Center For Disease Control And Prevention

May 20, 2014

Renewing efforts to eliminate new HIV infections among children

Global Plan Second Annual Ministerial Meeting at the 67th World Health Assembly – Pictures

May 7, 2014

The Bravest Boy i Know – UNAIDS and ST-EP Foundation release a unique new book on HIV for children

May 6, 2014

Steady progress in saving mothers’ lives

May 4, 2014

Tanzania: HIV/AIDS coordinators urged to strengthen capacities

Ghana commended for success in HIV control effort

May 3, 2014

South Africa: Battle against HIV/AIDS gains momentum

May 2, 2014

People Living With HIV – Renewing Our Commitment

Nigeria: UN Lauds Nasarawa HIV/Aids Initiatives

April News

April 10, 2014

April 24, 2014

The Fashion Industry Teams Up with Born Free in the Fight Against AIDS

Victoria Beckham teams up with Born Free

Born Free Africa

April 20, 2014

Cameroon: HIV/Aids Workers Mobilise Against Stigmatisation

April 19, 2014

Zambia: Let’s Start By Talking to Youths to Prevent HIV

April 13, 2014

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta finishes London Marathon

April 3, 2014

Dr. Deborah Birx Sworn-In as New U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator


March News

March 12, 2014

March 21, 2014

Mauritanian President to support African leadership in AIDS response as new AU Chair

March 12, 2014

UNAIDS calls for earlier access to HIV and TB testing and treatment services

March 11, 2014

Tradition and Poverty Among Drivers of HIV in Malawi

March 9, 2014

Kenya: First Lady’s inaugural marathon for maternal and child health

First Lady’s remarks, pictures,more pictures, Article

March 6, 2014

WHO issues new guidance on how to provide contraceptive information and service

March 1, 2014

Countries around the world celebrate Zero Discrimination Day

February News

February 6, 2014

February 26, 2014

South Africa: Progress in HIV/AIDS

February 25, 2014

Malawi develops civil society charter to tackle HIV and TB

February 24, 2014

Nigeria: Stakeholders Deliberate On How to Reduce Nigeria’s HIV Births

February 17, 2014

UNAIDS expresses deep concern over impact of Ugandan bill on the rights of gay men

February 9, 2014

Zimbabwe’s maternal mortality crisis

February 7, 2014

New partnership to accelerate HIV treatment scale up

February 5, 2014

HIV infections in children reduced by 76% – says Ghana’s First Lady Lordina Mahama

January News

January 7, 2014

January 30, 2014

State of the World’s Children 2014 in Numbers

January 24, 2014

Kenya: First Lady launches Beyond Zero campaign

Guidelines for 2014 Global AIDS response progress reporting released

January 23, 2014

Tanzania: New Guidelines Seek to Curb Mother to Child HIV Transmission

Tanzania: Achievement of MDGs needs strong strategies

January 15, 2014

Examining the Link between HIV and Cervical Cancer

Young African leaders meet to accelerate action on the MDGs

UNAIDS and the World Bank Group endorse action points to address extreme poverty and AIDS

Swaziland: Priorities for National HIV/AIDS response set 

January 14, 2014

Saving Mothers, Giving Life: New Year, New Results for Maternal Health

UNAIDS and the Global Fund express deep concern about the impact of a new law affecting the AIDS response and human rights of LGBT people in Nigeria

January 10, 2014

Kenya: Many Children Miss Out On Life-Saving Drugs

January 7, 2014

Ghana: Mother-to-child HIV infection down

Swaziland: Breast Is Best, But Not in Swaziland

January 6, 2014

Kenya: New project seeks to reduce stigma for HIV-infected teens

December News

December 2, 2013

7 December 2013

PEPFAR and UNAIDS call for accelerated action towards Global Plan 2015 targets

6 December 2013 

African Countries Make New Investments in Health

3 December 2013

Global Fund Donors Pledge US$12 Billion

2 December 2013 

Today we can improve the health of Africa forever

1 December 2013 

2013 World Aids Day Statements 

President Goodluck Jonathan urges all Nigerians to “Take Charge” and take an HIV Test

Nigeria’s fight against AIDS

Ethiopia:  Youth groups battle HIV/AIDS