Victoria Beckham named HIV/AIDS ambassador

As a newly-appointed UNAIDS goodwill ambassador, Victoria Beckham will focus on reducing the number of children born with HIV and assist in getting women and children access to healthcare.

The Clever Dick campaign kicks off in the Cape

Two mobile circumcision surgical theatres have been deployed in the Western Cape and with the Clever Dick cartoon character as ambassador, has been roping in dozens of men who underwent the small snip, thereby protecting them against HIV infection.

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Dr Sindisiwe van Zyl qualified at the University of Pretoria before working for an HIV/AIDS NPO in Soweto for many years. She was named one of the Mail & Guardian's Top 200 Young South Africans in 2012.

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