US Ambassador to Namibia Johnson motivates Community Adherence Groups

by editor1 / Sep 06, 2019 / 0 comments

-More people are now receiving and adhering to HIV treatment, thanks to Community Adherence Groups.

Ministry calls on stakeholders to coordinate and invest in psycho-social wellbeing of children

by editor1 / Aug 27, 2019 / 0 comments
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PSS Forum

-The Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare is calling on all stakeholders in childcare, to coordinate, maximise efforts and invest in the psycho-social wellbeing of children.

Teachers urged to do more in educating learners about HIV

by editor1 / Jun 20, 2019 / 0 comments

-Teachers seem not to be giving enough information about HIV to learners as there is a huge knowledge gap of the disease between the two.

PEPFAR to increase HIV funding in Namibia

by editor1 / May 24, 2019 / 0 comments

The United States President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has announced that it will increase its funding for HIV programmes of over N$1,1 billion for the year 2020.

Henties Bay residents asked to test for HIV

by editor1 / Dec 07, 2018 / 0 comments

A community councillor is urging Henties Bay residents to go for HIV testing, so that they receive treatment early if their results are positive.

Windhoek commemorates World Aids Day

by editor1 / Dec 07, 2018 / 0 comments

The City of Windhoek, in collaboration with UNAIDS, Red Cross and the Ministry of Health and Social Services, commemorated Worlds AIDS Day at the Havana Informal settlement in Windhoek.

HIV rate remains high in Kavango East

by editor1 / Dec 06, 2018 / 0 comments

The Kavango East remains one of the regions with the highest HIV/AIDS infections now standing at 14,5%.

PEPFAR gives N$700 000 to communities in Namibia

by editor1 / Nov 16, 2018 / 0 comments
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New Era

The US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) handed over grants to three community based orgnisations in Zambezi and Kavango regions.

PEPFAR to provide N$1 billion towards combating HIV/AIDS in Namibia

by editor1 / Jun 22, 2018 / 0 comments

The US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) wll provide N$1 billion towards combating HIV/AIDS in Namibia.

Katima Mulilo Clinic records Zero Percent Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

by editor1 / May 16, 2018 / 0 comments

Katima Mulilo Clinic in the Zambezi Region achieved zero percent mother-to-child transmission of HIV, in 2017. This was revealed by the newly appointed US Ambassador to Namibia Lisa Johnson.