South Africa: Biovac signs deal to manufacture oral cholera vaccine

November 24, 2022

JOHANNESBURG, Nov 24 (NNN-SANEWS) — South African-based bio-pharmaceutical company, Biovac, has concluded a ground-breaking licensing and technology transfer agreement to manufacture an oral cholera vaccine (OCV). According to a statement released on Wednesday, this is a partnership with the International Vaccine Institute…

Men called to champion fight against GBV, spread of HIV: South African minister

November 23, 2022

PRETORIA— South Africa’s Social Development Minister, Lindiwe Zulu, says men are champions of change in preventing the spread of HIV, and addressing gender-based violence and femicide (GBVF) in communities. “One of the key tasks in preventing gender-based violence in all its forms…