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Working with AIDS orphans

Bonsoir!I am the director of an NGO called Children of the Dawn, which specialises in community care of orphaned and vulnerable children in rural South Africa (www.childrenofthedawn.org.za) We presently care for 228 rural children. 70% of them are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Band-Aid. I'd suggest you spend some time reading through the wealth of information on this site and related links concerning HIV/AIDS basics and prevention. In addition I'll post a question from the archives below.On behalf of the children whose... Read more »

AIDS ORPHANS IN KENYA- EFFECTS ON THEIR NUTRITIONAL NEEDS

I work for an international non-profit based in Kenya. We work with hundreds of AIDS orphans and... Read more »

HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Christian Science Monitor , Reuters Profile Skills Training Programs for HIV/AIDS Orphans in Malawi, Swaziland

... on Thursday profiled a car-mechanic school in Chiradzulu, Malawi, for children who have lost one or both parents to HIV/AIDS. The program -- run by former grocery store and car-repair shop owner Yasin Mbuka "[i]n a shell of his old garage" --... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Red Cross Launches HIV/AIDS Orphan's Care Pilot Project

...The Lesotho Red Cross Society has embarked on a two-phase initiative of prevention and care measures for people living with HIV/AIDS. The first phase includes prevention and has been piloted in the districts of Mafeteng and Mohale's Hoek, while... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Al Jazeera Examines HIV/AIDS Orphans' Toll on Zimbabwe's Elderly

... Al Jazeera examines the toll "almost 1.2 million children" orphaned by HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe are having on the country's elderly population. As the piece describes, parents who have died from HIV/AIDS often Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Orphans in Southern Africa Do Not Pose Security Threat, Report Says

...HIV/AIDS orphans in Southern Africa might not pose the security threat suggested by some analysts, according to a new publication by the Read more »
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THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...THE BLACK CHURCH:YOU"RE A SINNER THATS WHY YOU HAVE IT! APATHY OF THE WHOLE COMMUNITY: NOT INVESTIGATING TO FIND OUT WHY HIV/ AIDS IS DISPROPOTIONATELY AFECTING OUR COMMUNITY! WHY IT APPEARS TO BE A CREATED ENTITY (MAN-MADE)! BIASNESS ABOUT... Read more »

Non-Progressors? I don't give a flying fuck!!!

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...The Body promoters who include this POC in their latest newsletter. I couldn't give a rotten rat's ass for a non-progressor. HIV will kill all of us either with nerve or mitochondrial disease caused by the virus or the meds. I have had HIV for... Read more »

Jobs in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Vacancies: 24 - 28 July 2006 1) OVC provincial coordinator, Academy for Educational Development (AED) 2) Southern Africa HIV/AIDS Information Dissemination Service (SAfAIDS) *********************** 1) Position: Provincial Coordinator, Orphaned... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
... search Ten years ago, the world spent less than $300 million annually to combat HIV/AIDS in developing countries. In 2005, that figure reached $8.3 billion. What drove this explosion in funding, where... Read more »