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SABC interview: TAC survey into HIV and COVID-19

TAC was prominent in the media during the lockdown, emphasising the link between COVID-19, HIV and broader health systems strengthening. Interviews were conducted in broadcast, online and print media. Sibongile Tshabalala, the National Chairperson of the TAC was interviewed on SABC about the PLHIV survey that the organisation is a part of. You can watch […]

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Building local, national, & international activism

COVID-19 in our lives

In keeping with TAC’s proud and longstanding tradition of ensuring that members are kept abreast of the latest developments in health, the organisation produced educational material on COVID-19 at the beginning of the lockdown (March 2020). You can read it here: TAC-COVID19inourlives-v2.

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Access to quality and affordable medicines

Fix the Patent Laws Coalition supports South Africa and India’s proposal to facilitate access to COVID-19 vaccines

15 October 2020, Johannesburg – The Fix the Patent Laws Coalition (FTPL), a group of over 40 organisations working to reform South Africa’s patent laws, welcomes the progressive proposal by South Africa and India for a waiver of all intellectual property in respect of COVID-19 related diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines. We have seen how a […]

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Monitoring the HIV & TB response

South Africa People’s COP 20

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Health GAP, National Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS (NAPWA), Positive Women’s Network (PWN), Positive Action Campaign, Doctors without Borders (MSF) and other partners crafted community priority recommendations for the PEPFAR Country Operational Plan 2020 in South Africa. The South Africa People’s COP20 was developed using data from the Ritshidze […]

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