Yesterday, President Jacob Zuma made one of the most important speeches in the history of AIDS in South Africa. In front of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), he unequivocally acknowledged the devastation of AIDS on our country. With this speech state-supported AIDS denialism has been banished. The Treatment Action Campaign welcomes the ushering in of this new era, almost exactly ten years since former President Mbeki made a speech that...Read more
This is a letter written by Nathan Geffen in response to some public health advocates who say that AIDS funding has been detrimental to public health.
Click here to read yet another article promoting a line of thought given credence by Roger England in 2007 in the BMJ. England argued that too much money was being spent on AIDS, to the detriment of public health systems.
You might think that because two members of the AIDS establishment, Alan Whiteside and Daniel Halperin, are quoted in...Read more
Jenneth Mkhawana is a Community Health Advocate working for TAC in Mopani District under Dan/Nkowa-Nkowa area. She is assisting Sesana Seoka, who is using a wheel chair to apply for an ID Book. Because she is applying for this without a birth certificate, no short cut, she have to start by applying for birth certificate. This is called Late Registration of Birth. Now she has completed first part of her application.
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Here is a link to the Newsletter of TAC Mopani District
This is Mopani District's first newsletter, it intends to cover some of the work TAC Mopani has conducted since March 2009. The highlights includes: Resources for Health March in Giyani and how TAC Mopani has mobilised, The successes of the Prevention Treatment Literacy Program and Community Health Advocacy Program