Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Joint HIV Programs Review - Partnership in Action

[WHO] Over the years, HIV control strategies and approaches in Zimbabwe have evolved to address the changes in the epidemic and according to new evidence. Due to this evolution, the country has ended up with many vertical sub-programs under the HIV program including Care and treatment, HIV Testing Services, Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) among others. Until now, each of these programs has had separate plann
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[WHO] The HIV epidemic in Zimbabwe has evolved over the years. The overall HIV prevalence for adults aged 15-49 has fallen to 14.0% in 2016, from 18.1% in 2005 (source: Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey). Over the years the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) with the support of its partners has implemented multiple interventions including HIV Testing Services, Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision, Pre-Exposure prophylaxis for HIV, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Elimination of Mother to Child Transmi
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July 23, 2018A simple procedure is lowering the risk for thousands of couples in  Tanzania.Twenty-one-year-old Khadija Butemi was doing her morning chores when she heard an announcement through a loudspeaker passing by on the nearby country road.There was a campaign going on, it said, for men who wanted to undergo voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC). She immediately thought of her husband, a 22-year-old fisherman, who was down by the lake fishing.The couple lives with their two-year-old daughter in Nansio, a remote village on the island of Ukerewe, Tanzania. VMMC isn ’t routinely offered in the area, and ...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 290364 Opportunity Number: N00244-17-S-FO01 Opportunity Title: FY17 - FY18 Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program: Military Specific HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Treatment Program for Non-PEPFAR (President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) Funded CountriesOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.350Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Addition...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 290111 Opportunity Number: N00244-17-S-FO02 Opportunity Title: FY17 - FY18 Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program: Military Specific HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Treatment Program for PEPFAR (President's Emergency Plan for AID Relief) Funded CountriesOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.350Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional In...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 290364 Opportunity Number: N00244-17-S-FO01 Opportunity Title: FY17 - FY18 Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program: Military Specific HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Treatment Program for Non-PEPFAR (President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) Funded CountriesOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.350Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Addition...
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Conclusions Dynamic sexual network structure should be considered in the design and targeting of MMC within combination HIV-1 prevention packages. Realistic levels of coverage for these packages within southern Africa could lead to a reduction of incidence to the low levels observed in western Africa, and possibly, epidemic extinction.
Source: Sexually Transmitted Infections - Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Tags: Drugs: infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, HIV / AIDS, HIV infections, Urological surgery, Circumcision Epidemiology Source Type: research
Funding Opportunity ID: 290111 Opportunity Number: N00244-17-S-FO02 Opportunity Title: FY17 - FY18 Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program: Military Specific HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Treatment Program for PEPFAR (President's Emergency Plan for AID Relief) Funded CountriesOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.350Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional In...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 287641 Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-GH11-11500503SUPP16 Opportunity Title: Program Expansion Supplement: Provision of Male Medical Circumcision (MMC) in South Africa under PEPFAROpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 93.067Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: The eligible entities for this announcement are listed below: Sout...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 287592 Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-GH15-15370201SUPP16 Opportunity Title: Program Expansion Supplement: Technical Assistance to Provide High-Quality Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Services to Programs Supported by the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 93.067Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)A...
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Funding Opportunity ID: 286885 Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-GH11-11100501SUPP16 Opportunity Title: Program Expansion Supplement: Supporting Health Worker Staffing in South Africa under PEPFAROpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 93.067Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: Eligible applicants that can apply for this funding opportunity are listed be...
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