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Wednesday, 19 April 2006 - 00:00

 

 

 19 April 2006

Dr M.E. Tshabalala-Msimang
Minister of Health
Republic of South Africa
Private Bag x 399
Pretoria, 0001
Tel: 012 328 4773
Fax: 012 325 5526 

Dear Dr Tshabalala-Msimang 

Re: Response to invitation to join a country delegation to UN General Assembly 
       Special Session on HIV and AIDS

I would like to thank our Department of Health for the personal invitation to join our country’s delegation to an international forum which will determine the fate of millions of people who live with HIV...

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Tuesday, 18 April 2006 - 00:00

 Contents

  • Statement on UNGASS
  • Correction to factual error in last newsletter regarding Swaziland

In Brief

 Contents

  • Statement on UNGASS
  • Correction to factual error in last newsletter regarding Swaziland

 

In Brief

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Friday, 31 March 2006 - 00:00

Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

I have found Jacob Zuma's defence in his rape trial quite disturbing because, if true, it raises difficult questions regarding sexuality and HIV prevention.

Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

I have found Jacob Zuma's defence in his rape trial quite disturbing because, if true, it raises difficult questions regarding sexuality and HIV prevention.

Who chooses to have condomless and unlubricated sex...

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Thursday, 30 March 2006 - 00:00

 

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• SA Government excludes TAC and AIDS Law Project from the United Nations Special Assembly on AIDS (UNGASS). At least six NGOs have been excluded from UNGASS. 

• Press conference: TAC and HIV i-Base will host a meeting on Friday 31 March 2006 with delegates from around the world involved in HIV treatment literacy work. The purpose of the meeting will be to learn about each others methodologies and materials so we can better educate communities about HIV science, prevention...

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Friday, 3 March 2006 - 00:00

 "The evidence shows that as a matter of deliberate policy the applicant [TAC] has not received money from drug companies either directly or indirectly and it has implemented mechanisms to preclude any such eventuality." (p. 14)

 

 "The evidence shows that as a matter of deliberate policy the applicant [TAC] has not received money from drug companies either directly or indirectly and it has implemented mechanisms to preclude any such eventuality." (p. 14)

 

"The TAC has strenuously campaigned and litigated against pharmaceutical companies with substantial...

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