Wednesday, 21 July 2010 - 16:32

Programme director, distinguished delegates, ladies and gentlemen

Let me start by thanking the organisers of the 18th International AIDS Conference for inviting me to address this plenary session. In the past South Africa has been the subject of much criticism at these conferences for being a heavily divided country on its approach to the HIV and AIDS pandemic. However, I can stand before you today and state categorically that in 2010 all of South Africa is united behind our work on HIV prevention and treatment. Through the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) a...

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Wednesday, 21 July 2010 - 13:32

 I would like you to know that Francinah is a remarkable woman.  We owe her so many thanks for her unending support of so many of our staff.  She is so confident and so competent that she has a really strong influence on all who come into contact with her.  I believe she has saved many lives right here at Leeways, and we all thank her – and the TAC for enabling her to do what she does so well – from the bottom of our hearts.

Dear Moses
(TAC Mopani PTL Coordinator)

I am just writing to inform you about how wonderful Francinah Chauke is and how very much she has assisted...

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Wednesday, 21 July 2010 - 13:29

On 16 July 2010 Tzaneen Branches/ Mariveni/ Kgapane/ Khujwani/Dani/ Joppie/ Ramalema/ Mogapeng had a sexual offence campaign /march/ to support a rape case for sentence for a father who raped his step daughter. It was a follow up on this rape case as we started this follow up from March until now. About 96 People attended together with our partner organization profound group. The case was postponed to 18 July. We will continue to support the prosecution of this case.

Nkowa Nkowa at Ritavi Magistrate Court

On 16 July 2010 Tzaneen Branches/ Mariveni/ Kgapane/ Khujwani/Dani/...

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Wednesday, 21 July 2010 - 12:22


Click on the link to see all of the TAC district newsletters for March - May 2010.

Ekurhuleni Newsletter

Gert Sibande Newsletter

Khayelitsha Newsletter

Lusikisiki Newsletter


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Thursday, 15 July 2010 - 14:44


Doctor Arash Alaei and Doctor Kamiar Alaei, two well-known Iranian physicians and HIV/AIDS leaders, were detained in June 2008 by Iranian authorities. The physicians, who are brothers, were held in Tehran’s notorious Evin prison for over six months without charges or trial. On December 31, 2008, a one-day, closed-door trial was held, in which the brothers were tried as conspirators working with an “enemy government” to overthrow the government of Iran. They were also tried at that time on unspecified other charges which neither they nor their lawyer were allowed to know, see the...

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