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Wednesday, 6 June 2012 - 11:26

A public lecture by Catherine Tomlinson, Senior Researcher for the Treatment Action Campaign and Mara Kardas-Nelson, Access and Innovation Officer for Médecins Sans Frontières

14 June 2012, 18:00 for 18:30
Barnard Fuller, Conference Room 4
University of Cape Town

 

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Wednesday, 6 June 2012 - 11:18

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), SECTION27 and Oxfam will host a meeting on the morning of the launch of the 3rd SA TB Conference in Durban. The meeting will bring together community members, patients, activists, health care workers and government. The aim of the meeting is to examine challenges in reducing new cases of, and treating, tuberculosis (TB) and drug...

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Tuesday, 29 May 2012 - 16:47

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), SECTION27 and Oxfam will host a meeting on the morning of the launch of the 3rd SA TB Conference. The meeting will bring together community members, patients, activists, health care workers and government. The aim of the meeting is to examine challenges in reducing new cases of, and treating, tuberculosis (TB) and drug resistant (DR) TB.

The first session will look at cost drivers of TB medicines and diagnostics that often act as barriers to access. We will examine the need for new and better medicines to treat DR...

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Thursday, 17 May 2012 - 12:41

Dear Partner

The Treatment Action Campaign, SECTION27, Oxfam and MSF will be hosting a meeting prior to the launch of the 3rd TB Conference of South Africa. The 3rd TB Conference entitled “Reaching the Targets” will be hosted in Durban from 12 – 15 June (registration for the conference ends 18 May).

The conference will be launched on 12 June at 4:00 pm. Prior to the launch, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, TAC, SECTION27, Oxfam and MSF will hold a meeting for activists, academics, government, community members and patients.

The aim of the meeting will be to better capacitate...

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Wednesday, 16 May 2012 - 17:06

TAC would like to thank the Varsity Kudus for their drive to raise money for the participation of Runners for Life in the upcoming Comrades Marathon.
The Varsity Kudus are a running group based at Wits University in Johannesburg. TAC secretariat member and avid runner, Mark Heywood, belongs to the Kudus club. Runners for Life is a running group of TAC that was organised and is lead by TAC’s General Secretary.
Runners for Life aim to participate in the 2012 Comrades Marathon, South Africa’s gruelling, annual 89km (56 miles) race running between Pietermaritzburg and Durban. This...

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