(Moderator), Atlantic Fellow based at Tekano

Patrick facilitates provincial civil society meetings in the provinces of KwaZulu Natal, Mpumalanga and the Free State provinces to strengthen civil society voice for meaning full participation.

Mdletshe supports the AIDS council secretariat in the KZN, Mpumalanga and Free State. He works to strengthen all key population sectors, building capacity and training, joint planning and programming for better collaborations on Sexual and reproductive health Right (SRHR) in these areas.

Patrick has qualifications and experience in matters concerning HIV and the Law, HIV/AIDS pre- and post-counselling, Advanced HIV/AIDS treatment management and Treatment literacy from several institutions, including the Mandela Institute, University of the Witwatersrand.