The Need


SA's Ebola warriors
20 January 2015

Eleven South African healthcare workers are leaving for Sierra Leone at the end of the week to treat patients in the country worst affected by Ebola. Read full story

SA life expectancy rises
7 January 2015

While South African life expectancy dropped between 1990 and 2013, there are signs of hope again. Read full story

World Aids Day: Less than half of infected people know
1 December 2014

Although 65% of South Africans reportedly have been tested for HIV at least once, annual testing figures are much lower. Read full story

World has five years to secure victory in HIV fight
19 November 2014

The world has five years to increase access to HIV treatment and prevention to end HIV as a global health threat – and prevent the pandemic from resurging, according to the latest global HIV report released last night. Read full story