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]
Using the structures of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa the AIDS and Healthcare Trust
* develops and implements relevant programmes
* educates, trains and builds capacity
* researches and shares information and mobilises resources
* monitors and evaluates effectiveness
* builds partnerships and networks
* advocates social justice. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
La mission de OASH consiste à contribuer à l’amélioration des conditions de vie des familles démunies tout en assurant l’intégration des jeunes déscolarisés dans la société en vue de participer au développement durable du pays. Les objectifs sont entre autres :
* Assurer la santé de la population à moindre coût.* Accroître le taux de scolarisation en générale et celui des jeunes filles en particulier.
* Former les jeunes déscolarisés à l’auto emploi.
* Amener les jeunes à mieux gérer leur cadre de vie. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site; rédaction ilissAfrica]
WAAF is a registered NGO founded in 1999. The organization’s field of expertise is research, advocacy, care and support. Its aim is to reach out to individuals and communities on issues about communicable diseases, especially HIV/AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) and Tuberculosis (TB). WAAF and its sister organization International Health Care Centre (IHCC) are working towards the establishment of comprehensive reproductive sexual health care and outreach centres in all regions of Ghana. The goal of these centres will be to provide high quality health care and outreach services to identified target groups in their battle against the growing HIV/AIDS pandemic. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
AMREF is an international African organisation headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. AMREF’s strategy seeks to strengthen health systems and to design and enhance interventions that improve people’s access to health through their active participation. Today, AMREF implements its projects through country programmes in Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Southern Sudan and South Africa. Training and consulting support are provided to an additional 30 African countries. ... [according to site editor's information]
Mukuru Promotion Centre (MPC) is a church based Voluntary Organization working in the Mukuru Slums of Nairobi. At present MPC runs four primary schools for over 4,600 children, a secondary school; a rehabilitation Centre for up to 60 street boys; a medical clinic with a HIV/AIDS testing Centre attached, a community based health care program, a skills training centre for over 60 students, and a sponsorship programme to secondary schools for more than 150 children. ... [according to site editor's information]
Banja La Mtsogolo is a Malawian Reproductive Healthcare NGO. BLM receives its major financial support from the British DFID, UNFPA, Family Federation of Finland (FFF), Swedish SIDA and Norwegian NORAD. As BLM complements Government efforts in the Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare field, it works closely with the Ministry of Health and population especially the Reproductive Health Unit and Department for Population Services, family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM), United nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA), Council for Non-Governmental Organizations (CONGOMA) and other stakeholders in the reproductive health field. ... [according to site editor's information ; editors ilissAfrica]
Catholic AIDS Action (CAA) was founded in 1998 through the Namibian Catholic Bishops Conference as Namibia's first church-based response to the country's HIV /AIDS crisis. It has since grown to be one of the largest NGO responding to AIDS in Namibia, currently operating 14 offices in 9 of the 13 political regions. Working closely with local parishes and faith communities, the work and mission of Catholic AIDS Action has four principal focuses: home-based palliative care and counselling, youth education and prevention, care and support to orphans and vulnerable children, and voluntary counselling and testing. ... [according to site editor's information]
AHI is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation dedicated to improving the health of Nigerian adolescents. AHI works with youths, community leaders, policy makers, parents, state and federal government officials to design and implement innovative and participatory projects in education, healthcare and youth development, providing models that have been adopted and expanded by government and other civil society organisations. AHI’s work is supported with funds from grants and contract awards from international organisations. ... [according to site editor's information]