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DCE Tasks Stakeholders to Help in HIV Prevention

The Birim North District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr Remond Nana Damptey has called on relevant stakeholders to collaborate in reducing the increasing infection rate...
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UNAIDS official calls for innovative ways to tackle HIV in Ghana

Ghana recorded an 18 percent rise in new HIV infections in 2016, despite making significant progress in eliminating the AIDS epidemic, a senior UNAIDS...
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Kenya sees progress in HIV prevention amid high infections of the young

As the world gears up for the World AIDS Day cerebrations on Dec. 1, Joyce Machua is doing the final touches on a poem...
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Circumcision for HIV Prevention is Harmful, Ineffective, and Tragic

Circumcision is not safe. Circumcision removes a natural, healthy, functioning body part comprising about one-third of the erogenous tissue on the penile shaft, about 74...
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Africa searches for new ways of preventing world AIDS

This year, West and Central Africa will be commemorating World AIDS Day in the context of a powerful commitment to the new HIV Emergency...

Western, central Africa lagging behind in HIV prevention

The report shows that the region accounts for 18 percent of people living with HIV, but a serious lack of access to treatment means...
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US To Increase Access To HIV Services With US$100 Million Fund Investment

The US government says key populations have a right to health and human rights and must have full access to HIV prevention, treatment, social...
Mrs Lordina Mahama delivering a speech at HIV, breast and cervical cancer screening programme at Methodist Park Shama, Western region

Lordina makes strides in HIV/AIDS fight

Mrs Lordina Dramani Mahama on Friday launched the HIV prevention of mother to child Transmission campaign in Asante Mampong in the Ashanti Region. ...

USAID to support HIV Research

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Johns Hopkins University Center for AIDS Research, the Foundation for AIDS Research,...
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ALCO Governing Board Meeting to be held in Accra

The Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC) is hosting the 2nd Annual Statutory meeting of the Abidjan-Lagos Corridor Organisation (ALCO) Governing Board for 2014. The two-day meeting,...
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Resources needed to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV prevention-First Lady

The First Lady, Mrs. Lordina Mahama on Saturday advocated sufficient and sustainable resources towards the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and improve the...

HIV component among truckers,apprentices and sex workers

A report by the Institut d?Analyse et de Communication des Ensemble Sociax (INACESS) based in Benin shows that 91.01% of truck drivers, their apprentices...

GTZ Supports HIV Prevention Drive

The National Centre for Health Education in Germany (BZgA) developed the Join-In Circuit (J-IC) concept, a mobile learning system on the core topics of...