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“Hear us, or get out of the way!” – survivors #breakthesilence in South Africa

Here is a selection of powerful photos from the #BreaktheSilence on Sex Crimes protests in South Africa – we invite you to view more photos on our Flickr page. Watch the highlight of AHF South Africa's Silent…
9-22-17

New bill in Argentina doubles down on infectious disease treatment 

After intense advocacy by civil society, a bill in Argentina might soon make treatment for viral hepatitis and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) available to all. It comes on the heels of another bill that…
9-21-17

AHF sends lifesaving aid to Sierra Leone after mudslide buries the capital

Following deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is donating medicines and supplies, including food and toiletries to the relief effort. “It saddens us greatly to see the lives that have been shattered. It…
9-21-17

Hepatitis A Outbreak: L.A. City’s Homeless Policies a Threat

Beyond bleaching sidewalks, the City of Los Angeles should immediately deploy portable toilets and hand-washing stations and put a halt to rousting homeless encampments. “Concentrate instead on improving overall sanitary conditions,” said Michael Weinstein. LOS…
9-21-17

Lesotho to World Bank: We need a better MIC

Words that spring to mind when you hear “middle-income country” (MIC) might be prosperity, self-sufficiency—or at least—comfort. But when considering MICs in developing parts of the world, the reality is far from those descriptors. Video:…
9-14-17