September 10, 2014 - This morning the North-South Institute announced their closure. "The Board of Directors of The North-South Institute (NSI) has made the challenging decision to close its doors. While the Board recognizes the valuable contribution the NSI could make to the future of independent Canadian-led international research, it has unfortunately had to acknowledge that the Institute has not been successful in diversifying and growing its funding sources to the extent required to ensure financially sustainable operations."
BCCIC Board member, Anne Catherine Bajard was featured in a Vancouver Sun article August 30th, 2014. Read about how she compares fear and ostracization of disease to early days of HIV/AIDS and sheds light on what is happening on the ground.