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Monday, 12 March 2007 - 00:00

Acting Health Minister meets with TAC

Acting Health Minister meets with TAC

The Acting Health Minister Jeff Radebe met with the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa, Southern African HIV Clinicians Society, AIDS Law Project and Medecins Sans Frontieres in Johannesburg yesterday to discuss the challenge of Extreme Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (XDR TB).

While the meeting was held at the request of the TAC and others, it formed part of Minister Radebe’s programme to strengthen working relations between the Department of...

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Friday, 9 March 2007 - 00:00

The Treatment Action Campaign endorses the following statement by the AIDS and Human Rights Alliance of Southern Africa.

Human Rights and AIDS Organisations Condemn Rise of HIV Denialism and Quack Cures in Zambia

(Windh

The Treatment Action Campaign endorses the following statement by the AIDS and Human Rights Alliance of Southern Africa.

Human Rights and AIDS Organisations Condemn Rise of HIV Denialism and Quack Cures in Zambia

 

(Windhoek, Namibia, 7 March 2007) - Today, the AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA), a partnership...

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Monday, 5 March 2007 - 00:00

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) will hold imbizos in six provinces to discuss the contents of the draft National Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections (NSP) and inform the final document. Space is limited to 150 people per meeting. The HSRC is kindly assisting us with the content of the meetings.

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) will hold imbizos in six provinces to discuss the contents of the draft National Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections (NSP) and inform the final document. Space is limited to 150 people per meeting...

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Tuesday, 27 February 2007 - 00:00

 

President Mbeki has appointed Transport Minister Jeff Radebe as the Acting Health Minister.

 

President Mbeki has appointed Transport Minister Jeff Radebe as the Acting Health Minister.

TAC welcomes the President's effort to address the problem of leadership in the Department of Health following the illness of the Minister of Health. We wish the Minister and her family well at this difficult time.

However, we are concerned about the amount of time Minister Jeff Radebe, who will now have two concurrent portfolios, will be able to dedicate to leading the...

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Wednesday, 21 February 2007 - 00:00

 Contents

  • Tenofovir Campaign details and memo

     Contents

    • Tenofovir Campaign details and memo

    • Response to City Press poor reporting on microbicide trial by Mark Heywood (AIDS Law Project and TAC) and Francois Venter (Southern African HIV Clinicians Society) as published in City Press

    TAC mobilises over tenofovir

     

    Tomorrow, 22 February, TAC will be holding demonstrations around the country demanding the registration of tenofovir (see ...

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