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]
AfriCASO est un mécanisme de coordination et représente la voix des organisations de la société civile africaine. AfriCASO a pour mission de promouvoir et de faciliter le développement de la réponse communautaire au VIH/SIDA à travers le réseautage et le développement de systèmes organisationnels durables pour les ONG, OCB et Groupes de PVVIH. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
REPSSI exists to provide leadership, quality technical assistance and knowledge in psychosocial care and support for children and youth in communities affected by HIV and AIDS, poverty and conflict. REPSSI operates in Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Malawi, Namibia and Zambia. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
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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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]
Based in Gambia, CIAM is a non-profit organisation placed at the interface between academia, public health decision makers, and providers of disease control interventions. It focuses on public health concerns - malaria and HIV/AIDS and their associated diseases and health problems - that have major effects on the mortality and morbidity (and subsequent loss of economic and social capacity) of the people of West Africa.
Working in close partnership with local, national and international organisations, CIAM undertakes practical on-the-ground research into problem areas affecting the provision of services and health promotion.
(CIAM stands for Centre for Innovation Agaist Malaria.) ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
TAC campaigns in South Africa for equitable access to affordable treatment for all people with HIV/AIDS. Another goals are to reduce new HIV infections and to inform and support national advocacy efforts through its branches, providing a platform for people to mobilise and organise around HIV and related health rights. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The AC is a network organisation primarily concerned with servicing people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS through its affiliate constituencies. By providing communication, capacity, information, collective services, leadership and guidance to its affiliates, it helps to shape the response to the fight against HIV/AIDS in various communities. ... [according to site editor's information]
The South African National AIDS Council is a national body established to oversee and advise government on HIV and AIDS in South Africa. The objectives of SANAC are to:
* advise government on HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) policy and strategy, and related matters
* create and strengthen partnerships for an expanded national response to HIV and AIDS in South Africa
* receive and disseminate reports on all sectoral interventions to HIV and AIDS and consider challenges
* oversee continual monitoring and evaluation of all aspects of the National Strategic Plan on HIV & AIDS and STI's (NSP) (2007-2011). ... [according to site editor's information]