Trial of Paul Kasonkomona points to politically motivated arrest

On 16 October 2013, the long awaited trial of human rights activist, Paul Kasonkomona, proceeded in the Lusaka Magistrates Court…

Civil society groups welcome litigation victory for ex-mineworkers suffering from TB

Cape Town, South Africa - The AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA) and the Swaziland Migrant and Mineworkers Ass…

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Health Act accused of violating human rights

Botswana Network on Ethics, Law and HIV/AIDS (BONELA) Executive Director, Uyapo Ndadi has said that BONELA cannot overrule the p…

Kenya sees drop in HIV prevalence

NAIROBI, 16 September 2013 (IRIN) - Kenya's HIV prevalence fell from 7.2 percent to 5.6 percent between 2007 and 2012, according…

Press Statement: Arrival of ARVs- a relief

The Treatment Advocacy and Literacy Campaign (TALC) would like to commend the Government of Zambia on the procurement of the rec…

Zambia: Drop charges against men accused of same-sex conduct

Zambia must immediately drop the charges against two men accused of same-sex sexual conduct and release them from prison uncondi…

Activists oppose mandatory HIV testing plan

“Have MPs really examined what impact mandatory HIV testing would have in the fight against HIV?” This was one of the questions …

New ARASA toolkit on integrated TB/HIV activities in the works

23 August 2013 - Cape Town, South Africa - The AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA) is working on an updated ver…

Drug stock-outs: Inept supply-chain management and corruption

The National Health Department is urgently trying to source and install a countrywide computer software system that will link he…