Breaking Barriers to Tuberculosis Services in Africa

  • March 30, 2021

By: Dr. Sheila Shawa, Senior Program Officer – Health Division, African Union ‎Commission TB has been in existence for over a century, and global efforts are working effectively and efficiently towards its control and elimination.  The prevailing situation regarding the COVID 19 pandemic has had a significant impact on

#ALMInvestingInHealth Regional Ministerial Meeting Report Released

  • March 26, 2021

In February 2019, African Union (AU) Heads of State and Government adopted the AU Assembly Decision “Addis Ababa Commitment towards Shared Responsibility and Global Solidarity for Increased Health Financing” – Assembly/AU/20(XXXII) as a strong stance for renewed commitment to increase domestic investment in health, and to improve the efficiency

OFFICIAL STATEMENT: WORLD TUBERCULOSIS DAY 2021

  • March 24, 2021

By: H.E. Amira Elfadil Mohamed – Commissioner for Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development, African Union ‎Commission 24 March 2021, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Today, the African Union Commission joins the rest of the world to commemorate World Tuberculosis Day, and celebrate the achievements gained in the fight against

AIDS Watch Africa Social Media Toolkit

  • February 5, 2021

Every day, cultural practices and beliefs affect the response to AIDS, tuberculosis (TB), and malaria in Africa. As we usher in the African Union (AU) theme of the year “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want” launched at the 34th Ordinary Session of the AU