Links: HIV-in-Context


Organisations

 

www.avert.org

An excellent website providing up-to-date information on all aspects of HIV. It also has specific areas for young people, interactive quizzes, photos and videos.

 

www.aidsportal.org

The AIDSPortal on East Africa brings together people working on issues related to East Africa and provides a space for them to share information, network and engage in discussion.

 

www.aidsalliance.org

The mission of the International HIV and AIDS Alliance is to support community action to prevent HIV infection, meet the challenges of AIDS, and build healthier communities.

 

www.uwc.ac.za

Provides information for current students, prospective students, alumni, staff and media relating to the University of the Western Cape.

 

www.isisa.co.za
The AIDS Foundation of South Africa is a funding agency seeking to identify and develop initiatives which reduce the impact of AIDS in under-resourced communities.

 

www.rhru.co.za

The Reproductive Health and HIV Research Unit (RHRU) has been a research unit of the Faculty of Health Sciences, attached to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, since 1994. Over the last fifteen years the focus of the work has expanded from reproductive health into the field of HIV, and now extends into the broader arena of infectious diseases.


www.aidsdirectory.co.za
The overall purpose of this directory is to facilitate networking and referral as key components of the National response to HIV/AIDS.


www.hst.org.za
Whether you are a policy maker, a health manager, a health worker, an academic or a student, there is something for you in the South African Health Review (SAHR) on teh Health Systems Trust website.

 

www.whatworksforwomen.org

This website provides strategies and evidence on a full range of gender-sensitive HIV/AIDS interventions for women and girls in nearly 100 countries.


www.aidsandbehavior.blogspot.com

The journal AIDS and Behavior is announcing a new blog to promote the global exchange of information and ideas about HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, and care. Visit the AIDS and Behavior Community Forum and join the conversation!

 

www.cdcnpin.org

Visit this website to view the answers to frequently asked questions on HIV/AIDS.


www.malecircumcision.org

The Clearinghouse on Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention is a global resource centre designed to expand access to information and resources on male circumcision for HIV prevention. It is supported by a grant to the World Health Organization (WHO) from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

 

www.population.gov.za

The Population and Development Information and Knowledge Centre (PDIKC) provides information on topics related to population and development issues. 

 

www.k4health.org

The resources in this toolkit cover a broad range of topics pertinent to the treatment, care and support of ALHIV

 

www.thebody.com
The first few months after starting HIV treatment are pivotal in determining whether your first regimen will be successful. Yet if you are brand new to HIV/AIDS treatment, how can you know what success is?

 

Publications

 

Luphondo N & Stroud, C (2012) (Super) diversities & HIV/AIDS: Multilingualism in multiple modalities. Stellenbosch Papers in Linguistics PLUS, Vol. 41, 2012, i-vii

http://spilplus.journals.ac.za/pub/article/viewFile/89/176

doi: 10.5842/41-0-89