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NAMIBIA: AIDS discrimination in health care system - study
22 June 2004 (PlusNews ), State clinics and health workers in Namibia have been accused of maltreatment and discrimination against people living with HIV/AIDS.
NAMIBIA: Poor response to AIDS, food and drought crisis
6 May 2004 (PlusNews ), Aid appeals by Namibia to help some 600,000 women and children survive the combined effects of HIV/AIDS, severe poverty and erratic weather have fallen flat.
NAMIBIA: AIDS devastates education sector - Minister
5 May 2004 (PlusNews ), Namibia's Minister of Basic Education, John Mutorwa, has expressed concern over the devastating impact of HIV/AIDS on the education sector.
NAMIBIA: Orphan crisis a disaster greater than floods/drought
4 May 2004 (PlusNews ), Namibia's orphan crisis is set to worsen as HIV/AIDS continues to rob youngsters of their parents and a normal childhood.
NAMIBIA: Lack of funds deepens the plight of orphans
29 April 2004 (PlusNews ), The plight of orphans in Namibia is set to worsen after an announcement this week that the authorities would be unable to disburse a monthly social grant due to insufficient funds.
NAMIBIA: Namibia rolls out third National AIDS plan
19 April 2004 (PlusNews ), Namibia plans to reduce its current HIV/AIDS prevalence rate of 22 percent by more than half over the next five years.
NAMIBIA: Plans announced to reduce AIDS rates
15 April 2004 (PlusNews ), The government of Namibia has unveiled its new national HIV/AIDS plan, focused primarily on reducing the incidence of infection to below epidemic proportions, a local newspaper, The Namibian, reported on Thursday.
NAMIBIA: Emergency appeal launched by UN agencies
11 March 2004 (PlusNews ), Namibia's worsening HIV/AIDS pandemic, severe poverty and erratic weather have resulted in more than 600,000 women and children being in desperate need of food, two UN agencies have said.
NAMIBIA: UN agencies launch emergency appeal
10 March 2004 (PlusNews ), The United Nations will need US $5.8 million to help over 600,000 Namibian orphans, vulnerable children and women suffering the combined effects of erratic weather, severe poverty and a worsening HIV/AIDS epidemic.
NAMIBIA: Food security boost for HIV-positive people
2 March 2004 (PlusNews ), The humanitarian organisation, AFRICARE, has announced plans to enhance the food security of care groups providing critical assistance to people living with HIV/AIDS in Namibia's Caprivi region.
NAMIBIA: Global Fund releases US $19-m to combat HIV/AIDS
27 February 2004 (PlusNews ), The Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is meeting with the Namibian government to sign an agreement in which the country will receive R989 million (US $148 million) over five years to combat the three diseases.
NAMIBIA: More HIV/AIDS millions due
14 January 2004 (PlusNews ), A multimillion dollar agreement to tackle HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in Namibia could soon be signed between the government and the Global AIDS Fund.
NAMIBIA: NGOs hopeful despite slow anti-AIDS drug rollout
11 December 2003 (PlusNews ), Namibian AIDS NGO, Lironga Eparu, has expressed concern over the government's steady but slow pace in implementing a national HIV/AIDS treatment programme.
NAMIBIA: PWAs hopeful about treatment programme
10 December 2003 (PlusNews ), Plans to provide anti-AIDS drugs to HIV-positive Namibians are slowly taking shape, but the pace of implementing the government's treatment programme is still cause for concern, activists told PlusNews on Wednesday.
NAMIBIA: AIDS messages not strong enough - survey
5 December 2003 (PlusNews ), While nearly all community leaders in Namibia recognise HIV/AIDS as a top public issue, only half of them appear to be translating this into strong public action, a new study has reported.
NAMIBIA: Brazil shares its AIDS drug pledge
12 November 2003 (PlusNews ), During his recent five-nation African tour, Brazilian President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva pledged to make antiretroviral drugs more accessible to Namibians living with HIV/AIDS.
NAMIBIA: Concern over high number of AIDS NGOs
10 October 2003 (PlusNews ), A continued increase in the number of Namibia's AIDS organisations has resulted in a scramble for scarce donor funds.
NAMIBIA: NGO begins basic food distributions in ongoing drought
7 October 2003 (PlusNews ), Catholic AIDS Action is to begin distributing rations of fortified E-Pap and maize meal to people affected by HIV/AIDS and orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) in Namibia, the group told IRIN on Tuesday.
NAMIBIA: Positive negotiations on AIDS money
15 August 2003 (PlusNews ), The financial management systems of Namibia's Ministry of Health will have to undergo an audit before a Global AIDS Fund grant can be released.
NAMIBIA: Snail's pace for HIV/AIDS plan
10 July 2003 (PlusNews ), Namibia's government has come under fire by AIDS activists for its slow provision of an HIV/AIDS treatment plan, local newspaper The Namibian reported on Thursday.

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