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Grandmothers Against Poverty and AIDS Challenging the Sexual Cleansing of Ifutha to Address GBV in Khayelitsha, Cape Town
Grandmothers Against Poverty and AIDS (GAPA), a South African community-based organisation located in Cape Town’s Khayelitsha township is one such organisation working to challenge and address harmful cultural beliefs and practices that heighten women’s susceptibility to HIV infection and to experiencing gender based violence.
Looking Back, Mapping Forwards: Research Findings on Home-based Care In Zimbabwe, SAfAIDS and HDN, November 2007
Looking Back, Mapping Forwards: Research Findings on Home-based Care In Zimbabwe, SAfAIDS and Health & Development Networks (HDN), November 2007
To understand more about the development of home-based care (HBC) in Zimbabwe and its future potential, Irish Aid engaged Southern Africa HIV and AIDS Information Dissemination Service (SAfAIDS) and Health & Development Networks (HDN) to assess and document lessons from HBC interventions. Since 2005, Irish Aid has supported HBC initiatives in Zimbabwe, and is currently funding 15 HBC programmes throughout the country. The current project was designed to contribute to better understanding and assist evidence-based decision-making in the implementation of HBC interventions in Zimbabwe and beyond.
Mexico City, 6 August 2008, (HDN and SAfAIDS) - Home-based caregivers are the heroes of Zimbabwe's response to the devastating impacts of the HIV epidemic. They see the reality of HIV/AIDS in the community yet they strive to ensure that infected and affected people can live with hope and dignity.
USAIDS and Family Health International implementers toolkit for scaling up the continuum of care for people living with HIV in Asia and the Pacific