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Swaziland, Africa

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SWAZILAND: Women's equality in...

SWAZILAND: Women's equality in theory, but not in practice

Tuesday, February 10, 2009
A groundbreaking legal action in Swaziland's High Court is testing the new Constitution and its recognition of equal rights for women. King Mswati...

SWAZILAND: ARV programme needs to double
Saturday, December 6, 2008
MANZINI Wednesday, December 03, 2008 (IRIN) - The release of revised projections indicating that twice as many HIV-positive Swazis are in need of...

SWAZILAND: Ignoring protests will not make them go away
Monday, December 1, 2008
MANZINI Thursday, September 18, 2008 (IRIN) - Swazi police on Thursday detained trade union leaders and pro-democracy activists attempting to...

SWAZILAND: Treatment programme woes
Monday, December 1, 2008
JOHANNESBURG Thursday, September 18, 2008 (IRIN) - Shortages of antiretroviral (ARV) and other drugs in public health facilities in Swaziland have...

SWAZILAND: Voters hoping to make a difference
Monday, December 1, 2008
MBABANE Friday, September 19, 2008 (IRIN) - Swaziland's humanitarian crises were uppermost in the minds of voters casting their ballots in the...

SWAZILAND: Bomb blast kills two
Monday, December 1, 2008
MBABANE Monday, September 22, 2008 (IRIN) - Two men were killed and a third injured after a bomb exploded on 21 September close to King Mswati III's...

SWAZILAND: Go west young man or woman
Monday, December 1, 2008
MBABANE Thursday, October 09, 2008 (IRIN) - King Mswati has directed Swaziland's college graduates to leave the country to find employment, admitting...

SWAZILAND: Winning the fight against malaria
Monday, December 1, 2008
MANZINI Monday, December 01, 2008 (IRIN) - A decline in the incidence of malaria in Swaziland is being attributed to a devastating drought in the...

SWAZILAND: Vincent Mdluli, "HIV has ended more romances than anything else"
Monday, December 1, 2008
MANZINI Monday, December 01, 2008 (IRIN) - Vincent Mdluli, 24, lives in Manzini, Swaziland, and works as a carpenter's assistant. He told...

SWAZILAND: A cow in the field is worth two in the EU
Saturday, November 22, 2008
MBABANE Wednesday, October 15, 2008 (IRIN) - Swaziland's failure to take advantage of the opportunity to export unlimited quantities of beef to the...