UGANDA: New health initiative stresses HIV/AIDS fidelity

UGANDA: New health initiative stresses HIV/AIDS fidelity

WNN Improve It (WNN/IRIN) Kampala, UGANDA, AFRICA: A new Ugandan HIV-prevention campaign that frankly addresses sexual infidelity is generating heated debate over the direction the country’s HIV strategy should take. Billboards erected in various parts of the capital, Kampala, by Uganda Cares – a programme of the US NGO AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) – bear the […]

Can greater global funding decrease gender violence & HIV/AIDS?

Can greater global funding decrease gender violence & HIV/AIDS?

Alice Wellborn – WNN SOAPBOX (WNN/OD) London, UNITED KINGDOM: I have emerged from three inspiring days volunteering at a workshop discussing how to advance gender equity and human rights to reduce gender-based violence in the context of HIV. Yet the question still uppermost in all our minds is “but where is the funding to do this?” […]

PODCAST: Millennium Development Goals – Global

PODCAST: Millennium Development Goals – Global

Women News Network – WNN Interviews At the UN Summit on the MDGs – Millennium Development Goals Madeleine Bunting gathers a roundup of analysis of the summit by global experts. As the United Nations sets its goal on 2015 targets, how will world poverty statistics be impacted? 2015 world predictions point to approximately 1 billion […]