Positively Positive - Living with HIV/AIDS:
HIV/AIDS News Archive - 2005
High-level Participation Expected at ICASA 2005 Leadership Forum
Abuja, Nigeria, 24 October 2005 - Commitment for ICASA 2005, the 14th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections
in Africa which will take place in Abuja from 4 - 9 December 2005, comes from the highest level of government, scientists and experts, community leaders and activists, international partners and donors.
Undermining the AIDS fight
October 18, 2005 - AIDS has hit Africa hard. But nongovernmental organizations confronting the
epidemic have been hit even harder by the Bush administration's ideologically based edicts.
The Vatican and Condoms
by Bradford McIntyre
June 22, 2005 - We know many of our youth are having sex and will have sex in the future. To teach abstinence without including education on the need for a condom and how to use a condom will lead to more HIV and STD infections. Around the world the use of condoms is seen as a trusted weapon in the prevention of HIV infection. However, these efforts are often hampered by religious beliefs.