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Wednesday, 26 March 2008 - 16:19

In earlier chapters of this article I have argued that a Framework Convention on Global Health (FCGH) must be located in a human rights framework, and that the impetus for it needs to come first and foremost from communities and people that are being denied health care. I also argued that a push for the prioritization of health in national politics would be assisted if there was an international framework that set out global standards and national duties in relation to health. However, these two assertions beg the question as to whether there are successful examples of campaigns for better...

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Wednesday, 26 March 2008 - 16:18

On 26 March TAC and the AIDS Law Project presented a submission to Parliament on the Refugee Amendment Bill.

Yesterday, Regis Mtutu, TAC's International Campaigns Coordinator, and Fatima Hassan, a senior attorney with the AIDS Law Project (ALP), presented before Parliament a joint TAC/ALP submission on the Refugee Amendment Bill

Although TAC and the AIDS Law Project support many aspects of the Bill, we have concerns about some of its objectives and provisions, as well as significant...

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Sunday, 23 March 2008 - 15:41

South Africa's acclaimed HIV/AIDS National Strategic Plan (NSP) was endorsed by Cabinet on 3 May 2007. It was a fine example of how civil society and government can work together to alleviate the HIV epidemic. Here you can find the NSP itself and its costing annexure.

TAC Electronic Newsletter

4 May 2007

 

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Saturday, 22 March 2008 - 02:00

Numerous statistics about the South African HIV epidemic of varying quality have been collected. Here are some of the most reliable, high quality ones.

Numerous statistics about the South African HIV epidemic of varying quality have been collected. Here are some of the most reliable, high quality ones.

For an analysis of South Africa's HIV/AIDS statistics, What do South Africa's AIDS statistics mean? A TAC briefing paper.

The avert.org website has this very...

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Wednesday, 19 March 2008 - 00:00

TAC Ekurhuleni Releases its first District Newsletter.

 

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