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ANNOUNCEMENT OF ICASA 2025 PRE-SELECTED COUNTRIES | ANNONCE DES PAYS PRÉ-SÉLECTIONNÉS POUR ABRITER ICASA 2025

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

WHO WINS THE BID TO HOST ICASA 2025? | QUI SERA LE PAYS ORGANISATEUR DE ICASA 2025?

Are you a registered member of SAA? Then, it's time to vote for your preferred country to host ICASA 2025. We have 3 potential host countries in line: Cape Town, South Africa Accra, Ghana Kinshasa, DRC All SAA registered and paid members will be notified via email. Voting Date: Monday 13th May 2024 Voting Deadline: 23:59 GMT, Wednesday 15th May, 2024 Only SAA registered and...

To end AIDS in Africa, UNAIDS urges governments and partners to ramp up the response to HIV

Press release HARARE/GENEVA, 9 December 2023—Africa can end AIDS as a public threat, but to do so governments and international partners need to increase actions to reach everyone in need. Actions include accelerating treatment for children living with HIV and HIV prevention for adolescent girls, young women and key populations....

Rethinking the Notion: Are We Truly at the Last Mile for the HIV Response?

In the realm of global health, optimism often intersects with rhetoric, and one such prevailing sentiment asserts that we are at the last mile for the HIV response. This assertion, while undoubtedly fueled by significant advancements and progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS, prompts a critical examination of its...