Youth Uniting To Achieve Zero Malaria Within A Generation

  • September 29, 2021

Today, the youth in Africa have been identified as critical stakeholders by both government and non-state agencies in the accelerated malaria fight due to their power to mobilise themselves, disseminate information, and hold leaders accountable. They are a vital population of over 845 million in Africa, dominating the global

Global TB Experts Call for Urgent Investments In New TB Vaccines

  • September 29, 2021

Experts from the Stop TB Partnership, researchers, and civil society representatives called on world leaders today to deliver new, effective, safe, equitable, and affordable tuberculosis (TB) vaccines by 2025. On the 100th anniversary of the Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine, currently, the only vaccine in existence against TB, the group

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