For about four months, the West African countries of Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia have been facing the worst-ever epidemic of Ebola in the capital cities as well as rural […]
Part I: Microbicide: a magic bullet in HIV prevention strategies for women?
By Veronica Noseda, Social sciences project officer, Sidaction, Paris
Every international Aids Conference needs a big announcement to go down […]
By Dele Ogunseitan
On Thursday 11 June 2009, Dr. Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) invoked the highest level of global alert (level […]
By Uli Beisel
The last decades have been characterised by a resurgence of malaria, mainly caused by resistance against the malaria drug chloroquine. In the […]