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Gender inequality and the HIV epidemic

Despite having seen significant progress on HIV and AIDS prevention and treatment, the HIV and AIDS epidemic needs as much attention now as it did before. Ahead of World AIDS Day on December 1st 2013, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) reports that new HIV infections have been

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Prevention is better than cure.

It’s hard to comprehend that on average 6,000 people are killed in Africa every day from HIV/AIDS – this is more than any war, famine or natural disaster. When put in this context the impact of the disease really does hits home. In Tanzania, the prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS is

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