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GLOBAL: Women want a bigger piece of the funding pie
10 July 2007 (PlusNews ), After burning the midnight oil for many weeks while preparing a US$50 million gender-based project proposal to lay before the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria, Swazi activists found that it had vanished from their country's grant application. They were dumbfounded.
GLOBAL: Global forum for women with HIV
5 July 2007 (PlusNews ), AIDS does not only travel with truckers along African highways; it flies business class with men in dark suits, crawls into marriages and lurks in playgrounds. It smiles at you every day at work and, disproportionately, affects African women and girls because of gender inequalities.
IRAQ: Basra fishermen suffer security squeeze and fuel price hike
6 February 2007 (PlusNews ), Some 5,000 fishermen in Basra are struggling to make a living after the government nearly doubled fuel prices at the start of 2007 and since Iranian and Kuwaiti security measures were tightened in Iraqi waters not long before this.
IRAQ: Shortage of antiretroviral drugs in Kurdistan
12 December 2006 (PlusNews ), Health officials in Iraq’s northern Kurdistan region have said they lack antiretroviral drugs and HIV testing equipment, and that they have been instructed by health authorities in Baghdad to deport foreigners who have been found HIV-positive.
IRAQ: HIV-positive couple murdered
9 August 2006 (PlusNews ), First came the phone call - a man who accused Farid Abbas of carrying “an indecent disease” and telling him that he’d be killed “for the safety of the country”. Two days later, 42-year-old Abbas, who had been HIV-positive for nine years, was gunned down on the street.

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