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The Unit is responsible for implementing the University's HIV/AIDS Policy and the furthering the University's Transformation mandate.
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HAICU and Michaelis in campaign against gender-based violence
A trail of rose petals leading into the Molly Blackburn Hall on Thursday afternoon, 14 August 2014 were part of a collaborative exhibition and performance by HAICU and Michaelis.


Sunday, 24 June 2018
Mellon mentors help out

HIV prevalence among adult South Africans has increased as people with HIV are living longer, while prevalence in children has dropped because of the successful mother-to-child prevention programme. These findings were presented by Dr Olive Shisana, CEO of the Human Science Research Council, at a recent panel discussion on campus.

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 10:30
Born free? The burden of apartheid down the generations

The burden of apartheid-era trauma is carried down the generations, and can still affect university-level students today, explained HIV/AIDS, Inclusivity and Change Unit (HAICU) director Cal Volks (pictured above) at the recent UCT colloquium on intergenerational trauma in post-conflict societies, and the role of higher education institutions in addressing it.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 17, 2014 - 10:30
New female condom gets celebrity outing on campus

Former O magazine editor Kgomotso Matsunyane and KFM's Ryan O'Connor launched the distribution of a newly-designed female condom at UCT recently. The University is the first in South Africa to make the new PATH female condoms available to its students.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 10:45