The Polokwane Municipality in partnership with the Limpopo Provincial Department of Health have launched the 90/90/90 Cities Strategy on HIV and TB, at the New Peter Makgaba Stadium. The Ward AIDS Council was also launched in all the Wards across the Municipality.
The 90/90/90:An ambitious treatment target to help end the AIDS epidemic focuses on remembering the 39 million people who have died of the HIV/Aids related diseases, globally. It also represents a momentous opportunity to lay the foundation for a healthier and equitable world for future generations.
A Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS was signed by the leadership of these entities, as part of charting a way forward following the 2015 deadline for the targets and commitments by local government of drastically reducing, further infections of the pandemic.
The Polokwane Municipality will be joining the Global Community in commemoration of the World AIDS Day on 1st December 2018.
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