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Tuesday, 11 September 2007 - 00:00

The Minister of Health has made statements to the media that the Department of Health has long been prepared to implement dual therapy regimens in all the provinces in South Africa, but has been prohibited by the 2001 Constitutional Court judgment in Minister of Health and Others v TAC and Others. She states that the judgment limited the Department of Health to implementing only 'monotherapy' nevirapine (NVP) to mothers with HIV to reduce mother-to-child transmission.

The Minister of Health has made...

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Monday, 10 September 2007 - 00:00

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Thursday, 6 September 2007 - 00:00
  • Mass Meeting: Work with Deputy-President Mlambo-Ngcuka to Implement the HIV/AIDS Plan
  •  Date: 10 September 2007, 10am-2pm
  • Venue: Meet at Triangle Square, corner Leyds & Church Street, Pretoria
    • This event will take place outside a South African National AIDS Council meeting that has the opportunity to take important policy decisions that will help implement the HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections National Strategic Plan 2007-2011.
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Monday, 27 August 2007 - 00:00

Contents:

  • Public event: Support Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge - Implement the HIV/AIDS Plan
  • Letter to President Mbeki demanding reasons for retaining Health Minister Tshabalala-Msimang
  • Fund to support Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge
  • Recall of Department of Health endorsed, SABS approved, condoms due to corruption
  • New documents on the TAC website:
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Wednesday, 15 August 2007 - 00:00

The dismissal of former Deputy-Minister of Health, Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge, reinforces growing concerns about President Mbeki and Minister Tshabalala-Msimang's commitment to implementing the National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS 2007-2011 (NSP). Madlala Routledge created a new partnership that contributed to the development of this plan. She fought for a scientific approach to HIV medicine, based on the principles of universal access to treatment and comprehensive evidence-based prevention.

The dismissal of former Deputy-Minister of Health, Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge, reinforces...

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