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Whoopi Goldberg Calls for Global Solidarity With LGBT Ugandans and Nigerians Img

Whoopi Goldberg Calls for Global Solidarity With LGBT Ugandans and Nigerians

Saying "It isn't right to imprison someone for who they are," Oscar winner Whoopi Goldberg used a YouTube video to put out a call for global solidarity.

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Archbishop Announces Effort to Help Tanzania AIDS Victims

This article was reported by Catholic News Agency.

The Catholic News Agency reported that the Catholic Church's Good Samaritan Foundation and California's Gilead Sciences, a research-based biopharmaceutical company, would partner to provide free HIV...

Gates Foundation, South Africa Link to Combat HIV, TB, Malaria Img

Gates Foundation, South Africa Link to Combat HIV, TB, Malaria

"Disclosure of one's HIV status is nothing if not fraught with complexity. There are myriad reasons, very human ones, why a person might not disclose that have nothing to do with intent to harm others."

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Enduring HIV Stigma in Cameroon

This article was reported by IRIN.

IRIN recently reported that HIV-infected people in Cameroon experience widespread stigma and discrimination. According to statistics from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, approximately 600,000 Camero...

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Canada: New Sexual Health Clinic Opens in Carleton Place February 6

This article was reported by Inside Ottawa Valley.

Inside Ottawa Valley recently reported on a new sexual health clinic in Carleton Place, Ottawa, that will offer STD testing with free treatment, pregnancy testing, and birth control, including condo...

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Somali National AIDS Commission Participates in International AIDS Meeting

VOA News: Somalia Showcases Achievements in HIV/AIDS Awareness

"For the first time ever, the Somali National AIDS Commission participated in the 17th International Conference on AIDS in Cape Town, South Africa, last month. With over 7,000 leading sc...

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AIDS-Related Stigma in Cameroon Proves to Be Public Health Problem

IRIN: Enduring HIV stigma in Cameroon

"People living with HIV/AIDS in Cameroon, which has the highest prevalence of the disease in West and Central Africa, endure widespread stigma, with some facing difficulties obtaining bank loans or suffering mis...

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Report Examines PEPFAR Transition in South Africa

Health GAP and its partners on Wednesday released a report that "looks at the PEPFAR 'transition' in \South Africa] -- moving from 'directly supporting' over one million people on ARV treatment in South Africa in early 2011 to a near complete withdr...

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Canada: HIV North Launches New Social Media Campaign

This article was reported by the Daily Herald-Tribune (Grande Prairie, Alberta).

The Daily Herald-Tribune reported on the recent launch of a new social media sex education campaign directed at individuals located at work sites in the province of Alb...

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Great Britain: Collecting Condoms and Avoiding STDs Is Aim of Super Mario-Style Safe-Sex Game

This article was reported by Leicester Mercury (UK).

The Leicester Mercury reported that the Leicestershire Teenage Pregnancy Partnership (LTPP) in Leicestershire, England, recently launched "Game On," a teen-oriented, Super Mario-style online game ...