The UNAIDS’ Protect the Goal campaign has been officially launched at a special event in Salvador, Brazil, on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The event, supported by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the Government of the State of Bahia, the Municipality of Salvador and the Brazilian Health Ministry, was held in the emblematic Castro Alves Theatre, in Salvador on 9 June.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Nanjing, capital of east China’s Jiangsu Province on Aug. 15, 2014 and began his two days’ visit in China for the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games. Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Nanjing on Aug. 16, 2014.
UNAIDS in collaboration with the PACT, 26 youth-led and youth-serving organizations and networks working on HIV and SRHR, and the Global Fund secretariat has launched the tool “Making the money work for young people: a participation tool for the Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria”.
With a rapidly expanding consumer market, African countries have new opportunities to strengthen their manufacturing sectors. The current climate of rising foreign investment will boost national economies and has the potential to benefit the health sector too. African countries now have a historic opportunity to free themselves from a vicious cycle of poverty, disease and dependency.
Welcome to the May edition of HIV this Month. In this issue we cover topics including: Meta-analysis finds support for elevated HIV prevalence among the military, shorter duration of seroprotection following vaccination in people living with HIV, fewer clinical events with early ART in a trial among serodisordant couples and others.
Welcome to the August edition of HIV this Month. In this issue we cover topics including: Challenges in use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among high risk groups in Kenya, AZT monotherapy vs. combination ART for prevention of vertical transmission in Ukraine, Better self-reported ART adherence with once-daily regimens in a large clinical trial, and more...
The 99th issue of the Media Report contains stories on RRF's HIV-prevention programs for migrant workers, HIV-Positive students in Shaaxin Province sit senior high school entrance exams, the dangerous resurgence of tuberculosis in China, and others.