EQUINET is a network of professionals, civil society members, policy makers, state officials and others within the region who have come together as an equity catalyst, to promote and realise shared values of equity and social justice in health.
EQUINET is governed by a steering committee involving academic, government and civic institutions from Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and from SADC and international level. EQUINET programmes involve institutions from these and other SADC countries.
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L'OPALS est une organisation médicale de solidarité internationale à but non-lucratif, indépendante de toute appartenance politique etconfessionnelle. L'OPALS promeut, renforce et développe les capacités humaines et matérielles des différentes institutions sanitaires et psychosociales des pays où elle intervient. L'OPALS élargit son champ d'action en dépassant son appui exclusif aux structures de santé dédiées à la seule prise en charge thérapeutique du VIH/Sida pour promouvoir notamment la santé materno-infantile et la lutte contre d'autres grandes endémies, paludisme et tuberculose notamment. ... [d'après les informations fournies par l'éditeur du site]
Les missions de l'OCEAC sont entre autres
* la surveillance épidémiologique intégrée des maladies pour un meilleur contrôle de la situation sanitaire de la sous région;
* la complémentarité dans les actions afin d'optimiser les résultats;
* l'harmonisation des politiques de santé dans le respect des responsabilités nationales;
* la synchronisation des campagnes de lutte contre les maladies pour une meilleure couverture.
Les pays membres sont le Cameroun, le Congo (Brazzaville), le Gabon, Guinée Equatoriale, Centrafrique et le Tchad. ... [D'après les informations fournies par l'éditeur du site]
SWAA is a pan-African women's organization dedicated to women and their families in the fight against HIV/AIDS. SWAA's mission is to advocate on behalf of women, children and families in the fight against HIV/AIDS. SWAA mobilizes communities by strengthening capacity to prevent, control, and mitigate the impact of the epidemic. SWAA is a network of 40 grassroots country offices. ... [according to site editor's information]
SAA's mission is to promote policies and research to support individual government's national response to the epidsemic in the continent. The goal of is to decrease the spread and mitigate the impact of HIV/AIDS and other STIs in the African continent, through various activities. [according to site editor's information]
DATA is an advocacy organization dedicated to eradicating extreme poverty and AIDS in Africa.
Founded by U2 lead singer Bono, Bobby Shriver and activists from the Jubilee "Drop the Debt" campaign in 2002, DATA calls on the governments of the world's wealthiest nations to keep their existing commitments to Africa and adopt new trade and aid policies that will help Africans put themselves on the path to long-term prosperity and stability. ... [according to site editor's information]
The site provides information on the status and trends of the epidemic in the country, highlights challenges and proposals for the way forward to addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic at the community, district and national levels.The UAC mandate has over the years been translated into the following key function areas: Guide policy formulation and establishment of programme priorities Take the lead in national planning and monitoring Spearhead advocacy for HIV/AIDS activities Identify obstacles to the national responseMobilize and monitor resource allocation and utilization Foster linkages among partners Gather and disseminate information Promote HIV/AIDS related research UAC does not engage in direct implementation of HIV/AIDS programs but is expected to provide strategic leadership by ensuring effective harmonization of the HIV/AIDS related activities of the various players within agreed policy and program parameters. ... [according to site editor's information]
WOFAK is a NGO that supports HIV-positive women and children in overcoming their rejection, stigmatization and discrimination. WOFAK has initiated a Community Pharmacy, an Orphan Rehabilitation Programme, a Nutrition Programme, a Home-Based Care programme, and is working with different organizations to come up with the best diet and treatment. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The mandate of the NACC is to coordinate stakeholders in the multisectoral response to HIV and AIDS in Kenya. Stakeholders are government ministries and institutions, non-governmental organizations, community based organizations, research bodies, the private sector and universities. [according to site editor's information]
LVCT Health is an indigenous Kenyan non-governmental and not-for-profit organization established in 2001. We are driving Kenya towards HIV prevention, with an ultimate goal of reducing HIV infections to zero. We offer integrated HIV services through development of models that are scaled up to the national models. ... [according to site editor's information]