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Malawi to Launch HIV-Positive Youths' Association

This article was reported by Nyasa Times.

Nyasa Times reported that Malawi will team with private organizations to officially launch the National Association of Young People Living with HIV (YPLHIV) on May 2, with the theme "Making the Three Zeros W...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network
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Motorbikes Speed Up HIV Test Results in Malawi

This article was reported by Impatient Optimists.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's Impatient Optimists reported that because Malawi has no nationally organized method of delivering laboratory samples, the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundat...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network
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Malawi Sex Workers Sue Government After Forced HIV Test

Fourteen Malawian prostitutes are suing the government after being forced to undergo HIV testing as part of their arrest process, a high court official in the administrative capital Lilongwe said Sunday.

When the women were arrested for prostitution...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network
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In Malawi, AIDS Pushes Food Shortages to Crisis Point

According to the UN World Food Program (WFP), up to 5 million people in Malawi need food, with extreme hunger expected to peak in December and January. Malawi is the hardest-hit of six southern African countries suffering a food crisis.

Malawi's HIV...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network
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Malawi Coffin Makers Cash in on AIDS Pandemic

The surge of AIDS-related deaths in Malawi, a country in the epicenter of the African AIDS epidemic, has contributed to a thriving coffin business. "Normally, we make 20 coffins per day ... but when my father started the business [in 1967] it was o...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network
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"My Own Brother Died of AIDS" Says Malawi's Muluzi at Policy Launch

While launching Malawi's first-ever and long-awaited policy on fighting AIDS, President Bakili Muluzi acknowledged that his own brother died of AIDS three years ago. Muluzi said his family agreed to make his brother's cause of death known in order to...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network