International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
Plus News has launched a new radio page delivering high-quality audio feature programmes that give a voice to people and communities on the frontline of the AIDS pandemic. The ready-to-broadcast MP3 audio files are free to download. They bear witness to the impact of HIV in southern Africa, particularly on the region's most vulnerable people: its children and women.
The Minister of Health, Dr Manto Tshabalala-Msimang has called for a positive projection of the work done by South African communities and government to address the challenge of HIV and AIDS at the next months United Nations Special Session on HIV and AIDS.
A campaign to protect and support orphans and children made vulnerable by HIV and AIDS in southern Africa was launched by the Red Cross in Johannesburg on Wednesday.