One Drop

weston Blog, personal story

I love to paint my fingernails. It’s my favourite way to unwind and a great way to express myself – soft pink, bold red, vibrant blue. It is not uncommon to see me with three …

Under the Mango Tree

weston Blog

Our African Communities Project is bustling with activities these days. Here’s a few recent events/publications that might be of interest. Under the Mango Tree- A show of sisterhood!The African Communities Project had another successful get …

Women, HIV and stigma

weston Blog, living with HIV, stigma

The stigma associated with HIV has existed since the epidemic’s beginning. Stigma is a mark of disgrace, a characteristic of shame or dishonour. HIV stigma comes from a fear of the illness, becoming HIV positive, …