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REGISTER NOW: Blessers, blessees & HIV — Join the conversation at SA Aids 2019

Bhekisisa team

Bhekisisa's latest policy dialogue takes a deep dive into one of the biggest challenges facing SA's HIV response at the 9th Aids conference.


Tackling HIV among young women needs specific interventions

Dr Sibusiso Mkwananzi

We need to take measures that will address gender violence, inequality and patriarchy


Anger at blessees is misplaced

Kiri Rupiah

Poverty is a ‘sin’, yet we deride women who use their bodies to improve their situations


Eight ways to make HIV stories meaningful

Mia Malan

HIV is a mirror that reflects how we think about society. It exposes our prejudices. Find out how to tell interesting stories about it.


[LISTEN] Why are women in 'blesser-like' relationships more likely to contract HIV?

Reproductive health doctor Tlaleng Mofokeng explains to Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan why age-disparate relationships make women more vulnerable to HIV.