Rationale for everyone to wear a face-mask to reduce Coronavirus transmission

Face-masks are routinely used by healthcare workers to prevent the nosocomial spread of infections in hospitals. There has been considerable
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UNAIDS is deeply saddened by the death of pioneering HIV scientist and researcher Gita Ramjee

GENEVA/PRETORIA, 2 April 2020—UNAIDS is shocked and saddened by the sudden death of Gita Ramjee, who died of COVID-19 related
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Civil Society Response to COVID-19

Civil Society calls for governmental and non-governmental actors to apply the “Leave No one Behind” principle when responding to COVID-19.
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SA COVID-19 cases rises

Health Media Release Fellow South Africans, as at today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is 1187.We must outrightly
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STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON ESCALATION OF MEASURES TO COMBAT COVID-19 EPIDEMIC

My fellow South Africans, It is a week since we declared the coronavirus pandemic a national disaster and announced a
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Human Rights Day – 21 March

Theme for Year 2020: Unity, Socio Economic Renewal and Nation Building 21 March is acknowledged as a National Human Rights
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SOUTH AFRICA – NATIONAL – TSHWANE/ PRETORIA – 17 MAR 2020 (17H30) The following centres are designated testing facilities for COVID-19

GAUTENG ALBERTON – Alberton IPS, 68 Voortrekker, Rd, New Redruth, 1449 VEREENIGING – Netcare, Room 206 Mulbarton Medical Centre, 27
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Briefing by Minister of Transport, Fikile Mbalula, on the occasion of the announcement of transport sector-specific Coronavirus interventions

Aviation Aviation is one of the high-risk sector which enables high levels of mobility and by extension the spread of
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HURISA STRATEGY TO AVOID SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS

Human Rights Institute of South Africa wish to inform its partners and communities about the reality of the Coronavirus which
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Press Statement of the African Commission on Human & Peoples’ Rights on the postponement of the 66th Ordinary Session in light of the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Commission) wishes to inform the general public of the postponement of
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