Publications

ANNOUNCEMENT OF ICASA 2023 PRE-SELECTED COUNTRIES

The Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) extends our appreciation to the 5 bidding countries for their interest in hosting the 22nd edition of the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA). All submitted bids were very competitive. We are pleased to announce that Republic of Kenya and...

ICASA Director/SAA Coordinator, Mr. Luc Armand Bodea, meets with Stakeholders in preparation for Blood donation exercise to commemorate the 2022 World AIDS Day Celebration

The Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) has decided to organise a blood donation drive in commemoration of World AIDS Day 2022 in Accra, Ghana. This is because the Permanent Secretariat of the Society for AIDS in Africa is based in Accra, Ghana. SAA is doing this blood donation...

ICASA Director speaks at the AIDS 2022: Let’s walk the talk session on Youth Key Populations in Healthcare.

Venue: Global Village/Youth Pavilion AIDS 2022, Montreal, Canada Session: Let’s walk the talk session on Youth Key Populations in healthcare Theme: Honey, you have forgotten about young key populations in healthcare settings. Today 1st of August 2022 in Montreal, I have the honour to address the youth Key population session titled ‘’ Let’s...

UG Researcher Makes Giant Strides in HIV Research

Dr. Jerry Joe Harrison, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS), has developed a breakthrough recipe that enabled stable HIV Pol expression, 40 years after the discovery of HIV. The HIV Polyprotein must be stable before the structure can be determined. Dr. Harrison,...

LA SAA REGRETTE LE PROF. FEMI SOYINKA, 3ÈME PRESIDENT DE LA SAA

L’Honorable Dr David Pagwesese Parirenyatwa, Président de la Société Africaine Antisida, organisateurs de la Conférence internationale sur le sida et les IST en Afrique (ICASA) au nom de la SAA, est profondément attristé par le décès du Prof. Femi Soyinka, le scientifique renommé et ancien Doyen de la Faculté...

Allocution de la Société Africaine Antisida (SAA) AFRAVIH. Marseille 9 avril 2022. Dr Aliou SYLLA. Sécrétaire Général SAA

Mesdames, Messieurs les présidents d’AFRAVIH 2022 Mesdames, Messieurs les membres des comités scientifiques et d’organisation Chers collègues et amis La Société Africaine Antisida, responsable des Conférences Internationales sur le sida et les Infections Sexuellement Transmissibles en Afrique(ICASA) est très honorée par cette invitation à AFRAVIH 2022. Elle exprime ses vifs remerciements au...

Speech by Dr Aliou SYLLA, Secretary-General of SAA at AFRAVIH, Marseille 9th April 2022

Ladies and Gentlemen, Presidents of AFRAVI 2022 Members of the Scientific and Organizing Committees Dear colleagues and friends The Society for AIDS in Africa, organizers of the International Conferences on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) is very honoured by this invitation from AFRAVI 2022. We express our sincere gratitude...

SAA Administrative Council (2022 – 2025)

Handover ceremony of the outgoing Executive Board and President, Prof. John Idoko to the newly elected SAA President, Hon. Dr. David Pagwesese Parirenyatwa and the Seventh (7th) Executive Board of the Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) at the Africa Regent Hotel, Accra- Ghana. Hon. Dr. David Parirenyatwa, President Pr. Mohamed Chakroun, Vice...