Digital HIV Campaign ‎#ProtectedAndInformed ‎Officially Launched

  • September 23, 2021

On International Youth Day (August 12, 2021)‎, the AU Commission, in partnership with ‎UNAIDS, launched the #ProtectedAndInformed digital campaign via Twitter Live. The launch was followed by a Twitter Chat where youth from all four AU Regions responded to HIV prevention and information questions. ‎2021 marks an important milestone

Launch of ALM Leaders Speak Podcast Series

  • June 28, 2021

The African Union Commission convened global and regional health leaders, National Heads of States, and Governments in Addis Ababa on the 9th February 2019 for the African Leadership Meeting (ALM) – Investing in Health. A crucial outcome of the meeting was the AU Assembly Decision Assembly/AU/20(XXXII): “Addis Ababa Commitment

New Success With A New Malaria Vaccine Registered

  • June 28, 2021

A team of researchers based in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, studied the new R21 malaria vaccine in 450 children—the key population is the most urgently needed vaccine. They found it to be safe and have unprecedented efficacy in those aged 5-17 months. In this controlled trial, 105 of the 147