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Events Management: GBV Conference

NACOSA seeks the services of a suitably qualified Service Provider to do the Events Management for a Gender Based Violence Conference that will take place on 3 – 5 October 2017. TERMS OF REFERENCE > The Gender Based Violence (GBV) conference will bring together partners working in the GBV Sector; Government Department stakeholders; representatives from donors in the Development Sector, SANAC and the Global Fund. The conference will focus on the State’s Response in dealing with GBV; exploring the link between GBV & HIV; evidence-based research and programmes that highlight the vulnerability of the youth with regard to GBV & HIV….

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Making HIV testing accessible

HIV Testing Services are critical to the achievement of UNAID’s 90-90-90 targets as the gateway to a complete continuum of care. But for many people – particularly people from key populations like sex workers and men who have sex with men – the clinical setting is stigmatising and people are reluctant to disclose personal information to health workers. Others are not accessing testing and treatment because of poverty, rural isolation, family responsibilities or harmful gender norms and attitudes. The World Health Organization’s new guidance on HIV testing recommends the delivery of HIV testing by non-medical ‘lay providers’, often in community…