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Reducing undiagnosed HIV in our community is critical

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 4:21 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Reducing the level of undiagnosed HIV in our community is critical in turning around the epidemic in New Zealand More >>

New HIV diagnoses continue to rise in New Zealand

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 10:05 am | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Latest figures released by the University of Otago’s AIDS Epidemiology Group show that rates of new HIV transmission continue to rise with 2016 seeing the highest number of diagnoses ever recorded in New Zealand. Numbers have been steadily rising ... More >>

LGBTIQ community demands urgent political commitment

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 2:11 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Ending HIV Big Gay Out 2017 – community rallies behind campaign to end new HIV infections by 2025 New HIV infections in New Zealand are at the highest they have ever been. More needs to be done to protect thousands of Kiwis most vulnerable to ... More >>

New Campaign Aims to Eliminate New HIV Infections By 2025

Wednesday, 1 February 2017, 9:37 am | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) has set an ambitious, but achievable goal to end all new HIV transmissions by 2025 and it is calling on Kiwis to get on board and support its efforts through the new campaign - Ending HIV. More >>

It is in NZ’s interest to follow latest WHO guidelines

Thursday, 1 October 2015, 3:52 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

It is in New Zealand’s interest to follow latest WHO guidelines on HIV/AIDS More >>

Responding to HIV in New Zealand with renewed vigour

Monday, 22 June 2015, 1:53 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

July 1 will mark an important milestone in New Zealand AIDS Foundation’s (NZAF’s) history. It will commemorate three decades of the AIDS epidemic in New Zealand and the Foundation’s response to it. More >>

HIV Epidemic in NZ: Rise in infections for gay men

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 9:36 am | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The latest figures by the AIDS Epidemiology Group show that in 2014, 217 people were newly reported with HIV in New Zealand. When comparing the number with preceding years, this is higher than any year since 2008. More >>

Make HIV medication available early in New Zealand

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 12:36 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Following the release of findings from an international trial on early benefits of treatment, New Zealand AIDS Foundation is calling PHARMAC to fund the immediate access to medication for people living with HIV. More >>

Not knowing is not worth the risk

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 1:56 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) is set to promote its National HIV Testing Month in May 2015. This is a focussed effort over the entire month to encourage Kiwis to test for HIV & STIS, and to raise awareness of risk factors. Testing can be a ... More >>

Support people living with HIV in NZ this World AIDs Day

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 1:37 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation and the organisations representing people living with HIV (Body Positive, Positive Women and INA) are asking Kiwis to give generously this World AIDS Day to help raise awareness of the stigma people with HIV still face ... More >>

Living in South Auckland? Grab a Rapid Test on Thursdays

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 2:23 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Each week on a Thursday, NZ AIDS Foundation counsellor Lyndon Moore sets up shop at Youthline Manukau Centre in Papatoetoe, ready to offer free rapid HIV, syphilis and Hepatitis C tests. More >>

NZAF to take its distinctive perspective to AIDS2014 Melbour

Monday, 14 July 2014, 5:16 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation has committed to a large programme at the upcoming conference in Melbourne, Australia. The team has several opportunities to present and share why our HIV prevention programme works. More >>

NZAF membership now free

Tuesday, 18 February 2014, 1:50 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation voted at its recent Annual General Meeting that no fees will be charged for the NZAF membership. More >>

Simon Randall appointed Chair at New Zealand AIDS Foundation

Wednesday, 12 February 2014, 4:23 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The NZAF Board has elected Simon Randall and appointed him Chair of the Board of Trustees. The appointment coincides with NZAF’s highlights of the year, the LYC Big Gay Out. More >>

World AIDS Day Organisers Launch Virtual Collector Site

Friday, 2 November 2012, 1:47 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

MEDIA RELEASE: 02 NOVEMBER 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE World AIDS Day Organisers Launch Virtual Collector Site World AIDS Day, December 1st, is fast approaching and appeal organisers New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF), Body Positive, Positive Women ... More >>

New Zealand AIDS Foundation Outreach Clinic Open on K’Road

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 12:32 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) has set up an outreach clinic to provide rapid testing services and counselling on K’ Road. FASTesting for HIV, syphilis and hep C will be provided to anyone who thinks they may have been exposed. More >>

Free Testing Service at New South Auckland Clinic

Tuesday, 29 May 2012, 4:00 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) has set up an outreach clinic to provide rapid testing services to South Auckland communities. More >>

NZAF Board Chair Resigns, Effective Immediately

Thursday, 26 April 2012, 11:21 am | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

26 April 2012 NZAF Board Chair Resigns, Effective Immediately The New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) announced today that Alastair Cameron, Trust Board Chair, will be standing down as both Chair and Trustee, effective immediately. Cameron has been ... More >>

AIDS Quilt To Become National Taonga

Tuesday, 24 April 2012, 2:39 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

The New Zealand AIDS Memorial Quilts are set to become national treasures as they are handed over to Te Papa Tongarewa as a taonga. The Quilts will be seen in Auckland for the final time at a ceremony in St Matthew-in-the-City at 2pm on Sunday, 29 April ... More >>

Encouraging Drop in New HIV Diagnoses

Friday, 9 March 2012, 4:33 pm | New Zealand AIDS Foundation

As Michel Sidibé, UNAIDS Executive Director, and Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, depart New Zealand, the latest figures for new HIV diagnoses have been welcomed as good news by the New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF). More >>

 

 

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