In the late 2000s, a trio of businessmen smuggled expired ARVs from Africa into Europe and sold them at a 4 000% markup. This is why it's news now.
Lionel Faull takes us inside the investigation that exposed an ARV-smuggling syndicate that have managed to escape South African justice.
An adherence club helped almost all patients stay on their treatment.
Research predicts a substantial shortfall in HIV funding in the next five years as the country looks to put millions more people on treatment.
As the world’s biggest consumer of ARVs, South Africa spends billions of rands purchasing the drugs on the international market every year.