The THE DESMOND TUTU HIV FOUNDATION (DTHF) is a registered non-profit organisation. The foundation has been engaged in cutting edge HIV research since 1999. With sites in Gugulethu, Nyanga, Crossroads and Masiphumelele the foundation combines rigorous research with community engagement and development
The DTHF has a reputation for excellence. Archbishop Desmond and Mrs Leah Tutu are patrons. In 2008 the DTHF received the Impumelelo Innovations Platinum Award for their Sizophila Project, in 2009 Chief Operations Officer, Associate Professor Linda-Gail Bekker received the Royal Society Pfizer Award, and in 2010 the organisation received the Mail & Guardian Investors in Life Award for its innovative programmes promoting prevention and treatment of HIV.
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