Read about the latest developments in the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, (PMTCT).
With the clinic having burned down due to faulty electricity connections, the community must spring into action to ensure there isn’t a complete breakdown in the health infrastructure.
Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+ hangouts, Flicker are buzzwords across the world. But, how do we use them effectively to reach the youth?
The work done by the Soul City Institute goes beyond the borders of South Africa to neighbouring African countries that face similar challenges. Through the Soul City Regional Programme, the institute has been working with seven local organisations (regional partners) for the past ten years.
The Soul City community returns to SABC1 screens from this month through to the end of October as they tackle among others male circumcision, pregnancy, post-natal care and a community whose clinic has just burned down.
A proposal that alcohol advertising be banned has been approved by an inter-ministerial committee on substance abuse.
A Woman's Day message from Lebo Ramafoko ,CEO Soul City
The use of interactive media platforms to engage an audience has increased over the past few years.
Launched in 2007, the OneLove campaign aims to decrease HIV infection through generating discourse about key drivers of the epidemic in South Africa.
Presented at the 6th Annual SA Aids Conference, Soul City’s Phuza Wize campaign highlighted the strong link between alcohol consumption and the spread of HIV.
Alcohol advertising encourages heavy drinking and puts people in danger of contracting HIV through risky sexual behaviour, according to Soul City.
Taking the notion of "social cohesion" out of the academic field and into the real world is not as tricky as it seems.
Rape has been a burning issue in Mzansi for a long time and it's important for youth to talk about it.
South African and international partners pledge to Increase Services for Survivors of Sexual and Gender Based Violence
The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, Mr. Jeff Radebe, launched the Increasing Services for Survivors of Sexual Assault Programme, at the Phoenix Thuthuzela Care Centre (TCC) in KwaZulu Natal in March 2013. Funders USAID and the M.A.C AIDS Fund engaged as implementing partners the Soul City Institute, Sonkhe Gender Justice and the Medical Research Council.
Justice Minister Jeff Radebe launched an increased support services programme for sexual assault survivors in Phoenix, the Foundation for Professional Development (FPD) said.
A high level HIV& AIDS Capacity Building Partners Summit was held in Johannesburg from 19th-21st March this month. The 2013 summit is designed to contribute to good practice within the HIV and health service delivery in the ESA region.
The Soul Buddyz Club in KZN have done it again by making a difference to the lives of deserving learners from Enqoleni Primary School.
On Sunday, 02 December 2012, Soul City Athletes Club together with Ekurhuleni Athletes Club will host a half marathon in commemoration of World AIDS day and in support of those who are affected by the HIV/ AIDS disease. The half marathon, a 21.1km run, as well as the 10km race will start at 07h00 and the 5km family run will start at 07h20. All races, including the marathon, start at the Katlehong Sports Complex (Masakhane Road) in Katlehong.