Latest News

Kofi Annan 1938-2018

20 Aug 2018

Kofi Annan 1938-2018

Statement from the Kofi Annan Foundation It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, pas...

Sexual and reproductive health rights should matter to all

16 Aug 2018

Sexual and reproductive health rights should matter to all

By Tendai Mafuma There is overwhelming evidence that on the African continent, even in those countries where there are liberal laws, the protection and promotion of sexual and reproductive health rights has taken a...

Argentina: no turning back

10 Aug 2018

Argentina: no turning back

Argentina’s Senate voted last night – after a 15-hour “debate”, during which the room was mostly empty of Senators – to reject a bill on abortion passed by the House of Deputies in June. The tone and level of engage...

JOINT STATEMENT: EQUAL EDUCATION LAW CENTRE AND SECTION27

06 Aug 2018

JOINT STATEMENT: EQUAL EDUCATION LAW CENTRE AND SECTION27

The proposed Prevention and Management of Learner Pregnancy in Schools (Draft policy) fails to frame itself with the right of learners (including pregnant learners) to access basic education, and the state’s duty to protect...

Are you swallowing big bad pharma’s lies?

23 Jul 2018

Are you swallowing big bad pharma’s lies?

 The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) is at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam, exposing the lies of pharmaceutical companies that keep essential medicines out of reach of the people who need them. The TAC is hos...

AIDS 2018 Facebook Live programme

23 Jul 2018

AIDS 2018 Facebook Live programme

The AIDS 2018 Facebook Live programme is your all-access pass to hear from and talk directly to the leading voices at AIDS 2018. Through an interactive format, online viewers can submit questions and comments using #AIDS2018L...