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    NACOSA is a network of over 1,500 organisations working to turn the tide on HIV/AIDS and TB in Southern Africa.


  • NACOSA accredited to International AIDS Alliance
    In News
    As an accredited linking organisation NACOSA has demonstrated strong governance and organisational management. It adheres to the highest quality good ...
  • Listeria – what you need to know
    In News
    What is listeriosis? Listeriosis is a serious bacterial disease caused by Listeria monocytogenes. It is transmitted to people by eating contaminated ...
  • Alphabet soup: a guide to HIV and AIDS terms
    In Factsheet, Publications
    The HIV and AIDS field is notorious for the use of acronyms and jargon. Here is a handy guide to the most common terms and what they mean. AIDS ...
  • Success in testing children
    In Publications, Research
    Testing children for HIV can be challenging. Find out about NACOSA’s success with Mpilonhle Community Based Organisation using ZoeLife‘s ...
  • End it Now! Conference Report
    In Project Report, Publications
    The End it Now! Together in Response to GBV and HIV Conference, organized by NACOSA and AFSA and funded by the Global Fund, was held in October 2017. ...

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Events & Training

  1. Ilembe Consultative Forum

    20 Mar 2018
  2. Cape Town Metro Consultative Forum

    23 Mar 2018
  3. Good Governance for NPOs

    04 Apr 2018 - 05 Apr 2018

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1,580 Members
126 Sub-recipient organisations
5 Regional offices
51,387 Vulnerable children 
  & their families
122,941 People living with HIV
38,222 Sex workers
62,618 Victims of gender violence
51,668 Young women & girls

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