Global Fund grant - Project HIV PDF Печать

 

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund) is a 21st-century partnership organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics.

 

Founded in 2002, the Global Fund is a partnership between governments, civil society, the private sector and people affected by the diseases. The Global Fund raises and invests nearly US$4 billion a year to support programs run by local experts in countries and communities most in need.

 

International technical support project "Containing the HIV epidemics and reduction of HIV-related morbidity and mortality in Belarus" was registered in the database of international technical support programs and projects on 29.12.2015 No. 2/15/000784.

The goal of this project is containing the HIV epidemics and reduction of HIV-related morbidity and mortality in Belarus.

Target Group:

·       People who inject drugs (PWID), sex workers (SWs), man who have sex with man (MSM);

·       People living with HIV (PLWH);

·       HIV/TB patients.

Objectives:

·       To scale up the delivery of evidence-based, integrated and regionally prioritized package of HIV prevention and treatment services to key populations groups at risk of or affected by HIV;

·       To build national capacities to fully uptake the programmatic and financial responsibility of HIV response in Belarus;

·       To strengthen community systems to ensure relevant, human rights and public health based, sustainable and integrated HIV response measures for key affected populations.

Interventions:

·       Behavioral change as part of programs for PWID and their partners, MSM and TGs, and sex workers and their clients;

·       Condoms as part of programs for PWID and their partners, MSM and TGs, and sex workers and their clients;

·       Needle and syringe programs as part of programs for PWID and their partners;

·       OST and other drug dependence treatment for PWIDs and their partners;

·       HIV testing and counselling as part of programs for PWID and their partners, MSM and TGs, and sex workers and their clients;

·       Diagnosis and treatment of STIs as part of programs for MSM and TGs, and sex workers and their clients;

·       Trainings for social workers, volunteers to guarantee maintaining quality of the service provision;

·       Procurement and supply management infrastructure;

·       Antiretroviral Therapy (ART);

·       Counselling and psycho-social support;

·       Out-patient care;

·       International monitoring and evaluation events;

·       Routine reporting;

·       Surveys.