Navigation Links
On World AIDS Day, CHF International Calls for Community Mobilization and Local Capacity Building to Fight HIV/AIDS
Date:11/30/2007

lization Program (CHAMP), also funded by PEPFAR through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is helping 13 large Rwandan partner organizations provide communities with equitable access to a high-quality, sustainable continuum of care through HIV and AIDS. In addition to capacity building, CHAMP focuses on increasing access to prevention and education messages, home-based palliative care, services for orphans and vulnerable children, and strengthened linkages between community-based services and health facilities. So far in 2007, over 200,000 people have been reached with prevention services, nearly 5,000 referred for voluntary counseling and testing, 20,000 provided with palliative care, and 23,000 orphans and vulnerable children have been provided with support for health care, nutrition, education, legal and psychosocial services.

Recently, CHF International was also named as the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria's (Global Fund) new Principal Recipient for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care in Honduras. Over the next six years, CHF will be directly responsible for managing Honduras' US$47 million in HIV-focused resources for the Global Fund, including program development, technical support, volunteer and community mobilization, pharmaceutical procurement and monitoring and evaluation. CHF will directly sub-grant the Global Fund resources to the Honduran government and civil society organizations fighting the epidemic, while building their capacity to provide sustainable, high-quality services.

In addition to these HIV-specific programs, CHF has been proactively integrating HIV services into its other programming, especially for food insecure or displaced populations who are more vulnerable to contracting the disease.

In Darfur, Sudan, CHF International has been promoting awareness about HIV and gender-based violence (GBV) among youth living in camps for the internally displaced as part of its larger
'/>"/>

SOURCE CHF International
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Georgia Reproductive Specialists Participates in Largest-Ever In Vitro Fertilization Clinical Trial in the World
2. Aspirin Named 8th World Wonder by Majority of Americans
3. Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Present Updated Results of Picoplatin Phase 2 Small Cell Lung Cancer Trial at 12th World Conference on Lung Cancer
4. Pharmacopeia Assists the World Health Organization in the Discovery of Novel Therapeutics for the Treatment of Malaria
5. A Worldwide Phase III Clinical Trial Seeks U.S. Patients to Explore Investigational Drug Phenoxodiol
6. New Study Presented at WorldSleep 2007 Demonstrates Ramelteon Has Sustained Efficacy Over Six Months in Adults With Chronic Insomnia
7. Genasense(R) Data in Melanoma to be Presented in Opening Session at First Worldwide Melanoma Center Meeting of the European Association of Dermato-Oncology
8. WorldHeart Announces Further Milestone in Miniaturized Assist Pump Development
9. Oncology Drugs Development Update - Worldwide Markets and Forecasts of Approved EGFr/HEr2 Inhibitors, Treatment Costs, Pathway Analysis, Current and Expanded Clinical Indications, and Novel Agents in Development
10. Pivotal Ustekinumab (CNTO 1275) Phase 3 Data to Debut at World Congress of Dermatology Meeting
11. Video: The Arizona Heart Institute Announces the Largest Worldwide Experience with Endoluminal Grafting to Treat Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Related Pathologies
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/1/2014)... -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD ), a pioneer and innovator ... complete sleep apnea solutions specifically for women, is launching a ... good night,s sleep. The Better Sleep For ... is just part of living a busy life. It will ... of health, essential to not only living an active lifestyle ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... , Oct. 1, 2014 NeuroCall, Inc., ("NeuroCall") ... for its Telestroke and Teleneurology services. Dr. Ricardo ... commented, "We are extremely proud that our quality of ... we continue to provide lifesaving support and continuity of ... hospitals throughout the United States ." ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... PALO ALTO, Calif. , Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... today that it will report results for the fourth ... regular trading on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  The news ... all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT.  The news ... will be available on the company website at: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed Launches Initiative to Help Women Get Better Sleep 2ResMed Launches Initiative to Help Women Get Better Sleep 3NeuroCall Awarded Joint Commission Accreditation 2Varian Medical Systems Schedules Fourth Quarter FY2014 News Release and Conference Call 2
... Fla., May 10, 2011 Roper Industries, ... that it has signed a definitive agreement to ... 3-D measurement technology for medical applications.  Northern Digital ... Headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, Northern Digital ...
... 10, 2011 Life T echnologies Corporation ... 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument and 3500 Dx ... in vitro diagnostics (IVD) use in Japan.  Both the 7500 ... the Tokyo Metropolitan Government in March.  The approval of these real ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Roper Industries to Acquire Northern Digital, Inc. 2Roper Industries to Acquire Northern Digital, Inc. 3Life Technologies Launches 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument and 3500 Dx Series Genetic Analyzer in Japan 2Life Technologies Launches 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument and 3500 Dx Series Genetic Analyzer in Japan 3Life Technologies Launches 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument and 3500 Dx Series Genetic Analyzer in Japan 4
(Date:10/1/2014)... Bedros Keuilian is not only the founder ... camps, he’s also considered the leading expert on marketing ... business summits, a line of high-demand fitness marketing systems ... Spike TV reality show to his name. , With ... for personal trainers and fitness business owners to focus ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 01, 2014 Farmington Company today ... redefined mission and visual identity helping brokers, consultants ... with them to create greater benefit communication synergies. ... focuses on empowering customers to better leverage Farmington ... crown jewel of the rebrand is the refreshed ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Innovations announces the upcoming airing of Innovations with ... 20, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. EST/PT via Discovery Channel. ... scenes to learn about Break the Cycle’s comprehensive dating ... help and information Break the Cycle provides to teens ... abuse, how to navigate the legal system, and provides ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... On Sept. 9, Chapín Coffee was selected as ... American Made Awards (MSAMAs), an annual competition in recognition ... fields of crafts, design, food and style. , ... the MSAMAs, which celebrates entrepreneurs and artisans who are ... and changing the way we shop, work and live,” ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Dr. Saj Jivraj, one of the world’s ... to Chennai, India, tomorrow to speak at the Indian ... , Dr. Jivraj is founder of the Anacapa Dental ... one of the world’s foremost prosthodontists, meaning he is ... speaking to the Indian Society of Oral Implantologists about ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bedros Keuilian Shares Tips on Selling Personal Training for the Holidays 2Health News:Bedros Keuilian Shares Tips on Selling Personal Training for the Holidays 3Health News:Farmington Company Launches Rebrand and New Positioning 2Health News:Innovations to Explore Breakthroughs in Health and Wellness in Upcoming Episode Airing Monday, October 20, 2014 via Discovery Channel 2Health News:Chicago Coffee Start-up Makes a Big Impact, Earns National Recognition 2Health News:One of Woodland Hills’ Top Cosmetic Dentists Speaking to Indian Society of Oral Implantologists Tomorrow 2Health News:One of Woodland Hills’ Top Cosmetic Dentists Speaking to Indian Society of Oral Implantologists Tomorrow 3Health News:One of Woodland Hills’ Top Cosmetic Dentists Speaking to Indian Society of Oral Implantologists Tomorrow 4Health News:One of Woodland Hills’ Top Cosmetic Dentists Speaking to Indian Society of Oral Implantologists Tomorrow 5
... device company publicly traded on the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE: ... Journal of Human Hypertension . The advance online publication ... The study will also be published in the May issue ... of RESPeRATEthe only medical device cleared by the FDA and ...
... March 9 Surgical Information Systems (SIS) unveils SIS ... tissue lifecycle and provides the means for hospitals to ... tissues. The first tissue tracking solution to be ... manages tissue in a manner that enables hospitals to ...
... March 9 President Obama signed an ... human embryonic stem cell research, overturning limits on federal ... Charmaine Yoest, President & CEO of Americans United for ... of the past. Millions of dollars have been ...
... The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation joins millions ... previous restrictions on federal funding of human embryonic stem ... the Reeve Foundation, stated, "With a stroke of his ... of Americans and harnessed the power of the federal ...
... Delays and Unnecessary StaysCOLLEGE PARK, Md., March 9 ... H. Smith School of Business put a price tag on ... billion per year. The research, newly released from the Center ... to quantify the economic impact of a health care system ...
... YORK, Pa., March 9 The Danone Baby Nutrition ... bottle manufacturing plant in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands, as the ... is the equivalent of a supplier-of-the-year award and is ... at all levels -- during 2008," said Rafael Fernandez, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New published study demonstrates over-the-counter device lowers blood pressure in diabetic patients 2Health News:SIS Trax Unveiled as First Fully Integrated Tissue Management Solution 2Health News:Americans United for Life: Obama Administration Stem Cell Policy an Anti-Life Waste of Tax Dollars 2Health News:Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Commends President Obama's Decision to Lift Federal Restrictions on Stem Cell Research 2Health News:U.S. Hospitals Waste $12 Billion Annually Because of Poor Communication 2Health News:U.S. Hospitals Waste $12 Billion Annually Because of Poor Communication 3Health News:Graham Packaging On-Site Plant in Zoetermeer Wins Top Performance Award From The Danone Baby Nutrition and Medical Nutrition Divisions 2
... Millipore has developed a range of ... match specific water quality requirements. Each ... is designed to specifically target contaminants ... HPLC, molecular biology and ICP-MS. The ...
Adjustable speed vortex with inter-changeable heads , 110 V...
Inquire...
Adjustable speed vortex with inter-changeable heads, 110 V...
Medicine Products: