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Dating Agency For People With HIV-Aids

Dating Agency For People With HIV-Aids

Emmanuel Ugochukwu Michael’s mobile phone never stops ringing. The 45-year-old takes every call and has a friendly chat with each caller. He often gets as many as 100 calls a day, which invariably end with the same question. “Are you HIV positive?” It is a question which some people might find offensive, but Michael takes […]

Telling Women to Avoid Pregnancy is Not a Solution For HIV and The Zika Virus

Telling Women to Avoid Pregnancy is Not a Solution For HIV and The Zika Virus

It is widely recognised that, if the transformations outlined in the sustainable development goals (SDGs) are to be achieved, respecting, protecting and fulfilling the human rights of women and girls – including their sexual and reproductive rights – will be essential. However, there is a significant barrier to this that frequently goes unmentioned: the role […]

U.S. Spent $1.4 Billion To Stop HIV By Promoting Abstinence. Did It Work?

U.S. Spent $1.4 Billion To Stop HIV By Promoting Abstinence. Did It Work?

In the past 12 years, the U.S. has spent more than $1.4 billion funding abstinence programs in Africa. They’re part of a larger program — called the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief — aimed at stopping the spread of HIV around the world. Many health officials consider PEPFAR a succes. It is credited with […]