Monthly Archives: September 2015

1,600 protest silently in Durban, demanding justice for rape survivors

AHF and partner organizations led the 2nd Silent Protest in Durban, South Africa on August 21 with 1,600 participants, to draw attention to rape survivors whose voices are routinely silenced by sexual violence and call for greater access to Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) after rape. The protest—co-organized with the Durban University of Technology, Sex Worker… Read more »

Ending AIDS Demands More Resources, Testing and Condoms

If Latin American countries are to meet the commitment of ending AIDS in the near future, the resources of all kinds are urgently needed. This was the prevailing theme among the 150 representatives from 30 countries during the 2nd Latin American Forum on the Continuum of HIV/AIDS Care, in Rio De Janeiro on Aug.18-19, 2015…. Read more »

Nepal: AHF and Partners Co-host Parliamentarians and Civil Society at an Advocacy Workshop

In partnership with the University of Sheffield, UK and the National Centre for AIDS and STD Control of Nepal (NCASC), AHF organized an advocacy workshop with the local parliamentarians on August 22, 2015 at the Hotel Himalaya in Kupondole, Nepal. The workshop aimed to sensitize the officials to issues of HIV/ AIDS with a focus… Read more »