HIV/AIDS

Championing Health for All

Sensitisation and information Manual for Key Populations Reach Regional Champions. This programme aims to reduce HIV infections and HIV-related deaths in key affected populations in Southern Africa. It also targets key sectors such as health, justice and culture.

January 10, 2019 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS | LGBTI Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

HIV & GBV Prevention for Lesbian and Bisexual Women

Toolkit: HIV and GBV prevention for LGBTI People This booklet advocates a rights-based prevention approach. This is for women who want to explore their sexuality. It is also useful for service providers and staff of NGOs and CBOs.  

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2018

The tenth edition of the SADC Gender Protocol Barometer published in August, the eve of Women’s Day. “For every step forward on gender equality we have witnessed a step backwards,” noted GL CEO. This is the annual state-of- women in Southern Africa report. “In the year that saw women across the world and our region march for […]

Tanzania: Living positive, living healthy

Tanzania: Living positive, living healthy

By Godfrey Ismaely Dar es Salaam, 1 December: “My first thought was how people would treat us. I was also afraid that if my husband and I were to die, our children would have no one to care for them. But, I thank God that 7 years later, we’re still surviving and we’re a happy […]

November 27, 2018 Themes: HIV/AIDS Programs: GL Commentary Service

Zimbabwe: Low risk perception behind HIV rates

Zimbabwe: Low risk perception behind HIV rates

By Daniel Chigunwe Mazoe, 1 December: Zimbabwe province of Mashonaland Central is still facing a protracted fight against HIV/AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) and Child Marriages with Mazowe District being the hotspot largely due to the incessant occurrence of artisanal miners, lack of industrial activity to provide formal employment and the increasing rise in commercial […]

November 27, 2018 Themes: HIV/AIDS Programs: GL Commentary Service

Zambia: Clara Muleya

ELCAP- New Start is an organisation that helps the community cope with the HIV/AIDS pandemic through various interventions. These may include prevention, response, cure and monitoring of patients. Their duty is convincing PLWHA to be on drugs in order for them to live longer and positive living. When a client change residence & go to […]

October 4, 2018 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Protocol @ work

Zimbabwe: Unity Jaji

I am the Acting Director for Housing and Community Services in Gweru; I joined the council in 1999 as a Senior Administration Officer, and moved up to Assistant Director of Housing and Community Services. My role involves housing management; mainly, I deal with selling and renting out stands, but it also includes dealing with sales […]

October 4, 2018 Themes: Drivers of Change | GBV | Gender based violence | Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD FEEDING PROJECT

The project aim to provide adequate knowledge and skills on food processing, utilisation and storage to reduce malnutrition levels which a threat to child development in children below five(5) years. It is a good practice because it reduces child mortality and morbidity rates caused by high levels of malnutrition resulting due to poor feeding practices, […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Environment | Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: CONFLICT MANAGEMENT PROJECT

The project is aimed at mobilising men as agents of change in promoting gender equity. HIV/AIDS prevention and sexual behaviour change. It is a good practice because it provides opportunities and platforms where men come together to share ideas, experience, information and knowledge which enhances positive attitudes to gender equality, HIV/AIDS prevention and women participation […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS | Sports Programs: Protocol @ work

SA: TIANGMAATLA MULTIPURPOSE – HIV/Aids and care work

Tiangmaatla Drop In Centre and Home Based Care can be seen as a model for the practical implementation of the Department of Health and Social Development, National Integrated Plan of children and youth infected and affected by HIV and AIDS, the rights of children form the cornerstone of all service to children and youth, and […]

September 14, 2018 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Gender & Governance | Protocol @ work