The Need


World Health Organisation calls for treatment for all
5 October 2015

In a landmark move, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has recommended that all people living with HIV be started on treatment as soon as possible following diagnosis. Read full story

Getting to zero preventable child deaths is possible
10 September 2015

New child mortality data shows East and southern Africa are making the fastest progress on reducing child deaths – and this bodes well as the world ushers in new development goals. Read full story

People with HIV live almost 20 years longer than in 2001
4 August 2015

Better access to antiretroviral drugs has transformed the outlook for 15 million people with HIV, says the UN, but more funding is needed to avoid an Aids comeback Read full story

HIV Clinical Guidelines App
17 June 2015

Launched by the Department of Health last week, this free app puts South Africa’s HIV guidelines at the fingertips of health workers and patients. Read full story