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Global Fund HIV Project

Funder

The Global Fund, through the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (2011 – 2016) and through FHI360 (2017 – 2020)

Project Outcomes

897k

Pregnant Women Received Testing, Counseling and Results

1.9k

HIV-infected Pregnant Women Started ART

2M

Received HIV Testing/Counseling

23k

Living with HIV Received ART

Overview
2011–2020

Focused on strategies aimed at increasing access to comprehensive HIV services (HTS, PMTCT, TB/HIV and ART) for both general and key populations while aligning with the goal of attaining the UNAIDS 90-90-90 goal, this project was implemented in eight states (Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Jigawa, Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, & Gombe) and supported 191 facilities (45 comprehensive facilities, 146 PHCs) & two one stop shops.

Project Activities


  • Activated the site that would provide comprehensive HIV services.
  • Trained, mentored, and supervised facility staff to increase quality of care.
  • Educated mentor mothers to function as peer counsellors for PMTCT clients.
  • Engaged case managers to provide guidance and support for patients to keep appointments and promoted antiretroviral adherence and retention-in-care.
  • Promoted community engagement through TBAs and male peer educators.
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