HIV/AIDS

Mark Chiipanthenga, antiretroviral treatment (ART) services coordinator at Mlale Community Mission Hospital, has a vital role to play in attaining epidemic control. In January 2018, Mark was one of five healthcare workers recruited by USAID’s HRH2030 program, supported by the President's Emergency Plan for...

As part of its strategy, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) approach for achieving epidemic control includes community-based antiretroviral therapy (ART) services—the provision of medicine to stable HIV patients outside of a health facility. In many countries, this approach has shown...

Throughout sub-Saharan Africa, chronic underinvestment in human resources has jeopardized efforts to achieve sustained HIV epidemic control. To accelerate policies to realize the 95-95-95 goals[1], development partners, including the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the Global Fund to Fight 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...

Dr. Dintle Molosiwa joins HRH2030 as the new project director for our Botswana activity. Prior to joining Chemonics, Dintle worked as a health management and financing consultant at University Research Co. Additionally, Dintle has worked at the Botswana Ministry of Health in the Department of...

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...

This post originally appeared on the Chemonics blog. How can the global health community better reach marginalized HIV-positive populations? A different approach to service delivery and care could help achieve epidemic control around the world. Erin Owens explains. Although the global health community is making great...