News – HIV/AIDS

For Indonesia, the 2018 World AIDS Day theme of “Know your Status” resonates strongly. This year, the Indonesian Ministry of Health launched the “Test and Treat” policy, guaranteeing that any Indonesian with a positive status can (and should) start immediately on antiretrovirals (ARV). The government...

August 28, 2018 | 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. EDT [button size='medium' style='' text='REGISTER' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://hrh2030program.us12.list-manage.com/track/click?u=48d128c8122945673f7d4e3c3&id=da0f3e4b9c&e=49d0a46978' target='_blank' color='#ffffff' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='#ffffff' hover_border_color='#ffffff' background_color='#205493' hover_background_color='#ba0c2f' font_style='normal' font_weight='800' text_align='center' margin=''] Sufficient financing of the HIV workforce is critical to achieving 95-95-95 targets and maintaining achievements. To ease health worker constraints,...

Kesaobaka Dikgole is a senior quality improvement advisor with HRH2030 in Botswana while also serving as a country representative for the University Research Co. (URC). She oversees the technical team to design, test, and evaluate care innovations to improve patient-centered HIV care as part of...

After a decades-long effort, The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) recently recognized Botswana as one of 13 high-burden countries that have the potential to achieve HIV/AIDS epidemic control by 2020. To support the country’s efforts and sustain its successes, the HRH2030 program,...

Catherine Barker, a senior associate with HRH2030 partner Palladium, specializes in health economics. Over the last four years, Catherine has provided technical assistance to ministries of health and civil society organizations in Africa and Asia to inform health systems strengthening initiatives, particularly related to health...

Dr. Samson Kironde is a medical doctor and public health professional with more than 17 years of experience in strengthening health systems in developing countries, in particular to combat communicable diseases, such as HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, and childhood infections. His areas of expertise include strategic...

René Berger is a director in the global health division of Chemonics. He has more than 17 years of experience working with USAID and implementing partners as an HIV/AIDS expert. Mr. Berger has been involved with PEPFAR since its inception and brings a strong understanding...

Diana Frymus is the health workforce branch chief at USAID, Office of HIV/AIDS in Washington D.C. Her work focuses on advancing USAID and PEPFAR strategic approaches and technical programming for health workforce for achieving 90-90-90 goals and sustaining program efforts. How can human resources for health...