AIDS support for women.

Position:Business Briefs - Brief Article

Women bear the brunt of the aids pandemic in Africa - and with high unemployment, securing work is difficult enough without the stigma and discrimination that accompanies those that disclose they are carriers of the disease. Working on this premise, a Cape Town NGO, Wola Nani - Xhosa for "we embrace and support each other" - is providing family and community support services, income generation schemes, child-care creche centres and community outreach programmes to address the specific needs of women living with aids in disadvantaged communities.

One of the initiatives being implemented by Wola Nani is the design and...

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