Join Friends Africa at ICASA for High Level Symposium & Skills Workshop Dec. 8 in South Africa



Join Friends Africa at ICASA
Join Friends Africa at a High Level Symposium and Skills Building Workshop at the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA).

Models for Sustainable Private/ Public Partnership for Health (Skills Building Workshop)
Date: Sunday, December 8
Time: 12:45 - 14:15
Venue: Room330 MR4, Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) , South Africa

National Ownership & Accountability
Date: Sunday, December 8
Time: 16:45 - 18:15
Venue: Room 1500 Auditorium I, Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) , South Africa

Kindly RSVP via email by sending name, phone number and organization to


Friends Africa at the Woodrow Wilson CenterFriends Africa in partnership with the Woodrow Wilson Center hosted a high level panel discussion to highlight the effectiveness and benefits that have accrued to Africa since the fund was established and the continuing need to have a fully funded Global Fund. Present at the event were H.E. Madame Jeannette Kagame, First Lady, Rwanda; Madam Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mark Dybul Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

Sessions were moderated by Friends Africa CEO, Dr Akudo Anyanwu Ikemba andSteve McDonald.

There were several high level dignitaries at the event which held on Monday, December 2nd at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

We say thank you to all that was present and the panelist for an insightful discussion. Click here to download speech by Madame Jeannette Kagame at the event. Stay updated for more news from the event



13 World AIDS Day Novelty Football MatchYes! We did it.

Friends Africa hosted its most successful anti-stigma and discrimination campaign on Saturday, November 30th, 2013 to commemorate World AIDS Day. There were over 2000 people present at the event; over 3000 people were tested from November 25th - 30th and it was fun all the way as Team Eagles played against Team Entertainers with a dazzling score of 6:0 in favor of Team Eagles. Please watch this space for more details from the event.

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