Posts By: ahfweb

AHF Swaziland Awarded #1 ART Program

In the War on AIDS, Swaziland is the frontline. Here, nearly one in three adults lives with HIV, life expectancy is only 50 years and AIDS is the leading cause of death. After 8 years of relentless work in “the trenches,” by early June AHF Swaziland reached a milestone of providing ART to 10,000 patients… Read more »

AHF Spotlights Prince Manvendra, Ambassador for AHF India

A royalty has joined AHF’s ranks in the fight against AIDS. Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil of Rajpipla recently took up the post of AHF Ambassador for India. In this new role he will work to raise AHF’s profile and influence in India, and build support for the 20×20 initiative at the highest levels of government…. Read more »

“Take Good Care of Each Tree, Then Protect the Whole Forest”

In continuation of our World Health Worker Week (April 5th – 11th)  series, we’re sharing stories of AHF medical team members operating on the ground in China and Argentina. CHINA Dr. Wu Hao,  Director of Infection Department of Beijing Youan Hospital in Beijing, China. Known as one of the most famous national-level experts in HIV/AIDS treatment and… Read more »

World Health Day 2015

A little on World Health Day: The World Health Assembly—and its 194 member states—held the First World Health Assembly in 1948. Following this forum, The Assembly decided to honor this occasion annually, proclaiming April 7th as World Health Day. The theme this year focuses on safe food, a particularly important topic for AHF to spotlight since… Read more »