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Category: Health

UNAIDS NYAS Symposium: HIV2014

29 April 2014 UNAIDS HIV 2014 Symposium

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) is co-presenting with the New York Academy of Sciences a symposium on HIV2014: Science, Community and Policy for Key Vulnerable Populations on Monday, May 5, 2014 from 08h00-15h00 (EDT) [14h00-21h00 CEST] at the New York Academy of Sciences Conference Center in New […]

Expression of Interest: Consultants Database

3 April 2014

We are currently updating our Consultant Database and are looking for senior consultants with experience in a number of areas. Please see the below Expression of Interest: Consultants Database for more information.   Creative Consulting & Development Works (CC&DW) is a well-established consultancy providing a range of targeted services to […]

March Edition of HIV this Month

1 April 2014

HIV this month. Issue no. 3. March 2014 [pdf] Welcome to UNAIDS Science now and to the third issue of HIV this month 2014! The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) this year happened early in March presenting exciting advances in HIV research. You may access recorded CROI sessions […]

What is Development?

6 March 2014 Tshabo, © Maureen Sill

  “Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.” – Kofi Annan The term development presupposes that something is changing, evolving or progressing in order to be realised in a more effective and often, ethical […]

February Edition of HIV this Month

1 March 2014

Each month, we bring you the newest edition of the UNAIDS HIV this month newsletter. Welcome to UNAIDS Science now and to the second issue of HIV this month 2014! This month you might be interested in a perspective by Anthony Fauci and Hilary Marston, Ending AIDS – is an […]

January Edition of HIV this Month

4 February 2014

Each month, we bring you the newest edition of the UNAIDS HIV this month newsletter. Welcome to UNAIDS Science now and to the first issue of HIV this month 2014! This month, UNAIDS together with WHO organised the presentation: An update on access, ethics, human rights and quality of HIV […]

Benefits of Ethical Review in African Research

10 January 2014 Nurses in Rwanda looking at malaria parasite under a microscope, © Jenn Warren

In 2013 Creative Consulting & Development Works was appointed by an international donor to evaluate the achievements and impact of ethics activities employed in 75 ethics programmes across sub-Saharan Africa. The evaluation led to a deeper look at the impact of clinical trials in developing countries, and the ethics behind […]

December Edition of HIV this Month

31 December 2013

Each month, we bring you the newest edition of the UNAIDS HIV this month newsletter. Welcome to UNAIDS Science now and to the twelfth issue of HIV this month! This month, you might be interested in a commentary in the Lancet  by Anthony Fauci and Hilary Marston on Achieving an […]

Happy Holidays from CC&DW

20 December 2013 CC&DW Team Photo, December 2013

Happy Holidays! As the Creative Consulting & Development Works office prepares to close for the holidays from 21 December to 6 January, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your support and collaboration in 2013, the anniversary of our 10th year in service of South Africa’s […]

Tata Mandela

6 December 2013 Nelson Mandela, 92nd birthday official photo

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013 We wish to express our deep sadness for the passing of Tata Mandela, and our heartfelt condolences to Nelson Mandela’s family, both immediate and across the country as a people. As a person of unwavering integrity in the face of […]