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22 October 2013

UN post gives Bala’s voice sharper edge

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

UITENHAGE-born R&B star Loyiso Bala has been appointed the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAids) national goodwill ambassador in South Africa.

Bala’s appointment was announced by UNAids yesterday.

The national and international musician and celebrity will use his public platform to speak out about issues related to the reduction of stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV and gender inequality, including gender-based violence.

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Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)