SA National Strategic Plan for HIV TB STIs

'I didn’t think it was necessary to use condoms because I was only 15.'

Joan van Dyk

This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.


On the road: Go inside the farm clinics making sure workers are never far from care

They're not only good for workers' health, they're good for business too.


Nurse: 'I had to supplement my income. That’s when I got into sex work.'

Joan Collins* worked as an intensive care nurse in Cape Town. But that's not the only way she made a living.


Plant, pick, pack: Finding Mpumalanga's missing fruit pickers

Joan van Dyk

In this province, the agricultural and mining sectors draw thousands of workers each year – and then they disappear. Here’s why we need to find them.


Durban delays re-opening of city's only needle exchange programme

Joan van Dyk

The project’s closure six months ago forced some injecting drug users to share needles and risk infections such as HIV and Hepatitis C.