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Tuesday, 30 August 2011 - 23:49
On 10 August 2011, the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the HIV Clinicians Society of Southern Africa (HIVSOC) and SECTION27 hosted a meeting of scientists, clinicians, policy makers, government and activists to ignite South Africa’s response to the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic. The meeting looked at the challenges of the epidemic, as well as opportunities to improve the country's response so that we can reduce new TB cases and improve the cure rate.

Statement by the Treatment Action Campaign, the HIV Clinicians Society of Southern Africa,...

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Wednesday, 24 August 2011 - 00:00

The Need for Transparency and Openness about Corruption – Wherever it Occurs

 
How TAC has handled a case of attempted internal fraud
 
23 August 2011
 
In December 2010 a TAC employee attempted to defraud TAC of R300,000. We have decided to tell the details of this story for these reasons:
 

    The Need for Transparency and Openness about Corruption – Wherever it Occurs

     
    How TAC has handled a case of attempted...
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Friday, 12 August 2011 - 17:05

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) welcomes the announcement today by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe that all people with HIV with CD4 counts below 350 cells/mm3 will be offered antiretroviral treatment.

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) welcomes the announcement today by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe...

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Friday, 12 August 2011 - 11:02

SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) welcome the release of the Green Paper on National Health Insurance (NHI) for public comment. As organisations committed to the realisation of the right of everyone to have access to health care services, as guaranteed in section 27 of the Constitution, we value the opportunity to participate in what appears to be a clearly defined and well-considered policy development and implementation process that is to be accompanied and underpinned by...

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Thursday, 11 August 2011 - 12:46

This Draft Zero of the new National Strategic Plan for HIV and AIDS, STIs and TB has been drafted based on inputs from a variety of sectors and provinces. It is important to note that several government departments and SANAC sectors are still in an internal consultation phase, and have yet to make their initial inputs.

This Draft Zero of the new National Strategic Plan for HIV and AIDS, STIs and TB has been drafted based on inputs from a variety of sectors and provinces. It is important to note that several government departments and SANAC sectors are still in an internal...

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