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Children of Hope
World  (tags: orphans, widows, kids, hope, love, help, aid, development, cool, forgotten voices, hiv/aids, africa, blog, children, humanrights, goodnews, news, world )

Brian
- 1289 days ago - forgottenvoices.org
Whenever I travel to Africa, I get to do my absolute favorite thing in all the world. I get to listen to children share the dreams they have for life. I love it because their dreams are all about hope. In a world that has declared them poor and troubled-
American Listening Skills: Needs Improvement
World  (tags: Zimbabwe, Zambia, orphans, widows, children, americans, HIV/AIDS, development, sustainability, forgotten voices, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, best, blog, children, conflict, freedoms, ethics, humans, interesting, news, violence, world, usa )

Brian
- 1303 days ago - forgottenvoices.org
Africa is a continent with serious needs, no one would say otherwise. What might surprise you is just how much money the United States provides in foreign aid to Africa annually. So why aren't conditions improving?
Everyone Needs a Backup
World  (tags: zimbabwe, zambia, orphans, forgotten voices, widows, love, cool, death, hiv/aids, development, travel, life, africa, blog, children, interesting, humans, news, world )

Brian
- 1349 days ago - forgottenvoices.org
"Suddenly I realized - two people isn't enough. You need backup. If you're only two people, and someone drops off the edge, then you're on your own. Two isn't a large enough number. You need three at least."
Learning From Hope
World  (tags: hiv/aids, orphans, widows, kids, hope, love, learning, development, africa, best, blog, children, death, interesting, society, world, violence )

Brian
- 1400 days ago - travelwithfvi.blogspot.com
Today's story is from one of my favorite people in Africa - my dear, young friend Hope. One of my favorite things in all the world is to sit and learn from children. Hope's eternal joy and quiet smile always warm my heart. It is no exaggeration to say -
SUPPORT CAMPAIGN FOR PEACE AND HIV/AIDS ISSUES IN AFRICA ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, protection, HIV/AIDS, environment )

Cher
- 1417 days ago - change.org
Africa is a beautiful continent with beautiful people.We should join hands as Africans to ensure that our continent and its people don't perish.We have the power to fight our greatest enemies which are conflicts and wars and HIV/AIDS.Our good people are
Breast Ironing, a Painful Practice for Cameroon's Girls
World  (tags: World, Cameroon, girls, sexuality, pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, breast ironing, mutilative practices, deformities, pain, petition )

Marta
- 1530 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Breast ironing affects as many as one in four girls. Some mothers massage hot grinding-stones into their daughters' chests, while others pound the tissue with heated plantain peels. Sometimes, women rub kerosene.
HAITI : Risk and Treatment Amid the Rubble
World  (tags: Haiti, haiti earthquake, hiv/aids, ARV, antiretroviral program, rubble, programme, treatment, disruption, transmission, migration, risk, problem, violence )

Naoko
- 1685 days ago - plusnews.org
In the aftermath of Haiti's 7.0 magnitude quake, one of the Carribbean's largest antiretroviral (ARV) programmes is struggling to resurrect itself from the rubble. The Haitian government estimated that 24,000 Haitians were accessing ARVS before the
"Women's Decade" : Greater Attention to Implementation
World  (tags: economic meltdown, global economic crisis, funding, cut down, Women's Decade, budget, fear, HIV/AIDS, women's rights, Africa, gender, African Union, 2010-2020, broken promise )

Naoko
- 1701 days ago - ipsnews.net
Fears that the impact of the global economic meltdown would affect funding to various development areas have been rife. Already several governments have cut their budgets for HIV and AIDS and bilateral and multilateral funding partners have done likewise.
Forgotten Voices: Meet Eddie, Age 14, the Future Pilot
World  (tags: hiv/aids, community development, children's welfare, AIDS, africa, blog, children, conflict, death, HumanRights, GoodNews, goodnews, interesting, news, humans, Refugees&Relief, world, violence )

Brian
- 1708 days ago - travelwithfvi.blogspot.com
Life hasn't been easy for Eddie. His father passed away 9 years ago. It was too difficult to talk about, so I never learned how Eddie's dad died. Now, Eddie lives in a family of 8, led by his mom. He wants to be in the Zambian Air Force.
Poverty Hinders the Fight Against Nyanza's Fishy Sex Trade
World  (tags: women's rights, fishermen, Kisumu, Kenya, hiv/aids, sex trade, money, poverty, average, jaboya, ill practice, prevention, economy, national HIV program )

Naoko
- 1713 days ago - plusnews.org
If you were a fishmonger in Kisumu, a city on Lake Victoria in western Kenya, you would have to sleep with the fishermen to get stock to sell so you could make a living. A year ago Lucy Agoya got fed up with the practice and rallied a few women to stand
HIV-Positive People Want Constitutional Rights
World  (tags: Global Political Agreement, humanrights, people with HIV, Constitutional rights, hiv/aids, Zimbabwe, southern africa, PWAs, stigma )

Naoko
- 1717 days ago - plusnews.org
AID activists in Zimbabwe have launced a major drive to ensure that the rights of people living with HIV are enshrined in the new constitution.
SUDAN : Universal Access Still a Long Way Off in the South
World  (tags: hiv/aids, Sudan, sourthen Sudan, infrastructure, poor, universal access, HIV program, prevalence, pandemic, prevention, SSAC, awareness, condom, war )

Naoko
- 1718 days ago - plusnews.org
Southern Sudan's poor infrastructure largely illeterate population and the dearth of health facilities and workers mean that despite five years of peace, HIV programmes are still in their infancy.
Grandma and Widow Picked for International Aids Forum
World  (tags: hiv/aids, grandmother, widow, conference, orphans, Kenya )

Naoko
- 1741 days ago - standardmedia.co.ke
Two women, a grandmother and a widow, from Kogelo village in Siaya district will be Kenya's representatives to an interntional conference in Swaziland that brings together women taking care of Aids orphans.
Museveni Distances Himself Form "Cruel" Anti-Gay Bill
World  (tags: hiv/aids, gay, bill, Uganda, gay rights, Museveni, crime, homosexuality, humanrights )

Naoko
- 1741 days ago - plusnews.org
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has indicated he will not back a bill that would impose the death sentence for the crime of "aggravated homosexuality" - when an HIV-positive person has sex with anyone who is disabled or under the age of 18.
Sign Petition: Help Children With HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa
World  (tags: world, children, hiv/aids, africa, medicine, humanrights, humans, healthcare, illness, prevention, research, protection, treatment )

Tom
- 2018 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Nine out of ten children living with HIV call sub-Saharan Africa home. Approximately three million children are themselves infected with HIV, about 90 percent of whom contracted the virus from their mother during pregnancy, delivery or breastfeeding.
 

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