IOM Builds Ghana’s Ebola Preparedness

IOM has organized 16 two-day training workshops aimed at building the capacity of more than 700 officials from Port Health and Ghana Immigration and...

Italy funds UNIDO project to help South Africa produce vaccine

Italy will fund a new project by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) that aims to help address the HIV/Aids challenge in South...

Micronutrient supplementation ‘may increase malaria risk’

A WHO recommendation to supply all iron-deficient children with micronutrient supplements has been called into question by a study that has found this...

IOM Backs Efforts to Reduce Malaria among Migrants in Southern Africa

 IOM this week organized a meeting in Geneva on “Population Mobility & Health for All: Malaria Control and Elimination in Southern Africa – Challenges...

African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) to celebrate historic progress in fight against malaria in...

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) 2016 Awards for Excellence will be presented on 30 January at 13:00-14:00 (EAT) in the African Union Conference...

Biomed Analysis: Why Africa must make its own drugs

There is a pressing need for Africa to bolster its pharmaceuticals industry, and that requires the right policy framework, argues Priya Shetty. Many resource-poor countries, especially...

Ehlanzeni students to take part in HIV testing campaign

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana will on Friday take the First Things First Higher Education and Training...

South Africa’s key municipalities commit to Fast-Track their HIV and TB responses

Mayors and their representatives from all over South Africa gather to sign Paris Declaration. Mayors and their representatives from around South Africa are demonstrating their...

World Polio Day: Fewer children than ever with polio

Never before in the history of polio have so few children in so few countries contracted the crippling virus – but we cannot rest...

Pioneering meningitis vaccine faces funding threat

A meningitis vaccine that costs just US50 cents a dose, and which advocates believe could eliminate epidemics of the disease in Africa, will...

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