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How do we address the HIV prevention needs of transgender women?

This is a live blog from the Global Fund Concept note writing process. I am wondering, when considering how to include transgender women (TG) in the proposal for funding. As we know, transgender women also comprise of adolescent trans girls … Continue reading

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Fantastic time

A party for the LGBT+ community is a rare occasion in Windhoek and tonight’s party, which is still kicking, was refreshing for me. I am grateful to OutRight Namibia for Organising it. I look forward to the Church service tomorrow … Continue reading

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Brief reflection on health seeking

Indeed, one of the healthcare workers I know came to see me. All I have is a strep throat and she told me which medications to get for that. I detected it early, which is great. Afterwards, she ended up … Continue reading

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Brief reflection on health seeking

Despite not having a medical aid, I am extensively connected to healthcare workers that I can seek care outside of the state health system. But what about those who cannot afford to do so? I wonder how many other people … Continue reading

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Rest in peace George Michael and Jacobus Witbooi

Today I had the rare privilege of actually going to one of the main attractions of Windhoek – the place they call the okapana market. With three other friends in the LGBT community, one of them a local singer and … Continue reading

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Namibian University of Science and Technology Undergraduate Research Symposium

I want to briefly jot down my reflections surrounding the day: The day began relatively late, as is expected in Namibia. It is rare for programs to start on time, even when the “08h00 for 08h30” rule applies. That worked … Continue reading

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I will survive

I am in a transitory period as you may know. Not a student anymore, but not graduated. Not unemployed, as I am doing freelance health communication work, but still working. Not applying for a PhD formally, but I have big … Continue reading

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