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Organizations To Help AIDS In Africa

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The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR.) It is the largest commitment by any nation to combat a single disease in history. The total funds under PEPFAR total over $50 billion. PEPFAR funds are helping more than 30 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Eastern Europe. More information on participating countries can be found at www.pepfar.gov/countries/index.htm . The program goals through 2013 include treatment, prevention and ...
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HIV Specialists in Durban, South Africa

I am looking for an expert or a specialist Dr in HIV/AIDS I am from Durban, South Africa - Kwazulu Natal Province.Thank you
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...of local community-based organizations. Here are the somewhat dated recommendations from Treatment Action Campaign, South Africa. Good luck,BY Read more »

Thanks Dr Bob from Africa

Dr Bob, Thanks for answering my question and posting comments on Africa. I agree completely with what you said. But we (Africans) can't waste time crying, we have to act. And it starts with people like me who can, so am off to volunteer, hopefully...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Bush/Cheney administration before landing her current job???I applaud your efforts to volunteer your time and resources to battle HIV/AIDS. I'm sure you will find it an enriching experience. It's also an excellent way to build wonderful cosmic... Read more »

Thinking about Africa

Dear Calvin,I am curious is there any way possible that I could go to Africa and help people that are suffering from AIDS/HIV. Do you know of any organizations Thank you
Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Response from Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Saint Louis Effort for AIDS
...Hello reader,As far as the HIV/AIDS epidemic is concerned, Sub-Saharan Africa is the region of the world that is most affected by HIV/AIDS. An estimated 26.6 million people are living with HIV/AIDS and approximately Read more »

Nobody can help and my cousin is dying!

I chose to email you because I have spent about 6 years in MN and loved the state. I am emailing on behalf of my cousin who is HIV positive. We live in South Africa and he does not seem to be getting any medical help. He cannot eat and when he...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I would suggest contact one of the local AIDS service organizations or non-governmental organizations and ask for immediate help. Maybe they could get you in contact with a user-friendly doctor Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

British, French Governments to Partner With Soccer Organizations to Increase School Enrollment, Address HIV/AIDS in Africa

...to announce that they are partnering with global soccer organizations to increase school enrollment and address HIV/AIDS in Africa, London's Guardian reports. The United Kingdom will commit 500 million pounds, or about $1 billion, to the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Organization Spreads HIV/AIDS Awareness, Prevention Through Soccer in Africa, Boston Globe Reports

... The Boston Globe on Thursday profiled Grassroot Soccer , a not-for-profit organization aimed at educating children in Africa about HIV/AIDS using professional soccer players as teachers. The organization was co-founded by Ethan Zohn, a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Faith-Based Organizations Major Contributors to Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, Report Says

... Faith-based organizations are playing a major role in the fight against HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a World Health Organization report released this week, IRIN/AllAfrica.com reports. According to the report Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Africa Access: AIDS Activists Organizing Burkina Faso Summit on Generics

...a meeting for health ministers from developing countries and others, originally scheduled for May 3-7 in Burkina Faso, West Africa -- shortly before the important World Health Assembly in Geneva. Activists from Paris and from Burkina Faso had... Read more »
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help me start a charity organization

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hie Im an hiv positive African woman living in America.Long before l tested positive ,l wanted to start a charity for people with Hiv/Aids and now l feel the Read more »

UNAIDS Delegates:Africa/Europe/Latin America/N.Ame

Posted by Anonymous
...AFRICA, LATIN AMERICA/CARIBBEAN, EUROPE & NORTH AMERICA PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY AND FORGIVE DUPLICATION DEADLINE: 14 APRIL Read more »

starting a HIV/AIDS charity

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hie lm an HIV positive African woman living in America.Long before l tested positive ,I wanted to start an orgaization to help people with HIV/Aids in my Read more »

Petition for PWA in South Africa

Posted by Jenfer23
...You can help make medication available to people with AIDS in South Africa by signing the petition on the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) [Doctors Without Borders] website at http://www.msf.org by April Read more »