Call for Expressions of Interest: Develop a Booklet on RIATT-ESA Partners’ Promising Practices in Providing Comprehensive Care and Support for Children and Youth affected by HIV and AIDS in Southern Africa.
UNFPA Regional Office for East and Southern Africa is in the process of establishing a secretariat for the African Coalition for Menstrual Health Management (ACMHM). The Communications Officer will lead all communication tasks on an operational level manage communications activities associated with the coalition.
Mzantsi Wakho is part of the Young Carers South Africa research group, based at the Universities of Oxford and Cape Town. The research group conducts quantitative and qualitative research to generate evidence that informs social policy and intervention design on the best ways to care for and support young people and families living in AIDS-affected communities in South Africa.
Although HIV should now be a manageable condition, fewer than half of the children needing treatment are receiving it. This session—chaired by Lucie Cluver—will demonstrate the missed chances for HIV prevention and the opportunities for improving AIDS-free survival among children and adolescents across their lifetime.
Date and time: Wednesday 25 July, 16:30 - 18:00