Welcome address by ICASA 2017 Vice President at the 2nd ISC meeting

19th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AIDS AND SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS IN AFRICA ICASA 2017 – COTE D’IVOIRE ————————– 2nd INTERNATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE (ISC) MEETING ——————————— OPENING SPEECH OF RAYMONDE GOUDOU COFFIE, MINISTER OF HEALTH AND PUBLIC HYGIENE Abidjan (Hôtel Palm Club), Thursday, 30th March 2017 at 14:30 Mr. President of the council of the Society for Aids in Africa (SAA), President of ICASA 2017-Cote d’Ivoire, Mr. Resident Representative of WHO; Mrs. Country Director of UNAIDS; Dear representative of Abidjan Autonomous District Governor; Dear representatives of the United Nations agencies and specialized institutions; Honorable members of the International [...]


Prof. James Hakim, Immediate Past Chair of the Scientific Program of ICASA 2015 honored at CROI 2017

Prof. James Hakim, the past immediate chair of the Scientific Program of the International Conference on AIDS and STI’s in Africa, held in Harare, Zimbabwe (ICASA 2015) was honored at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2017) in Seattle USA for his collaborative & pioneering in HIV/AIDS research in Zimbabwe. In delivering his N’Galy-Mann Lecture, he highlighted that amidst crippling economic inflation and political denial that set additional hurdles in the way of effective responses to the HIV [...]