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Stop TB Partnership Small Grant Project Update   Introduction: The 3-month project from April-June 2019 was created to screen for TB at 2 private health facilities at their outpatient department (Ga East Municipal, being Ghana Atomic Energy Commission hospital and Ashongman Community Hospital). WAAF also planned to conduct 3 community TB screening activities in overpopulated communities.   Purpose: This small grant project was...

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WAAF-IHCC participates in the 13th International Conference on HIV treatment, Pathogenesis and Prevention Research in Resource-limited settings (INTEREST 2019).   WAAF-IHCC participated in the above mentioned historic conference held in Accra from 14-17thMay 2019 and the two organizations were ably represented by our Medical Director and CEO, Dr Naa, our Head Nurse, Ms. Guro Sorensen as well as our visiting Canadian interns Natasha...

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March 24th : WORLD TB DAY 2019


Posted on May 21, 2019

At the end of 2018, WAAF –IHCC screened a total of 502for TB, 20 people were eligible for TB, 18were tested and a total of 4were confirmed positive and initiated on treatment. On the occasion of World TB Day, WAAF-IHCC used the occasion to remind the public of its commitment towards finding people living with TB  in Ghana.   Please follow and like...

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Women account for more than half of people living with HIV globally and African women bear a disproportionate burden of HIV/AIDS because of vulnerabilities created by unequal CULTURAL, SOCIAL and ECONOMIC status. On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, the West African AIDS Foundation wished all women particularly women living with HIV, a Happy International Women’s Day.   Please follow and like...

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Zero Discrimination Day


Posted on May 14, 2019

March 1, 2019 was Zero Discrimination Day and UNAIDS worldwide is highlighting the urgent need to take action against discriminatory laws still operating in certain countries. The UNAIDS Ghana Office therefore held a round-table discussion with 25 key partners to discuss laws in Ghana that discriminate against HIV and to recommit to strengthening actions to remove or mitigate the impact of these discriminatory laws. WAAF, one of the...

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