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Costing of HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives in Nigeria

David Olusanya Ishola Ajakaiye

Costing of HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives in Nigeria

findings from surveys of condom social marketing, use of mass media, AIDS education in schools, treatment of STIs, peer education of commercial sex workers in Lagos, Oyo and Plateau States

by David Olusanya Ishola Ajakaiye

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Published by NISER in Ibadan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Nigeria -- Prevention -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • HIV infections -- Nigeria -- Prevention -- Cost effectiveness.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-179).

      Other titlesPrevention initiatives in Nigeria
      StatementD. Olu Ajakaiye, P.K. Makinwa-Adebusoye & O.F. Odumosu.
      ContributionsMakinwa, P. Kofo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA643.86.N6 A3648 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 189 p. ;
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3779190M
      ISBN 109781813113
      LC Control Number2003547263
      OCLC/WorldCa53817969

      — These 12 monographs cover the seven-year experience of the Global HIV/AIDS Initiative Nigeria (GHAIN) project in all 36 states of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory. Under GHAIN, FHI led and managed a coalition of partner organizations that supported the Government of Nigeria in reducing the impact of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis (TB) in select states by. COVID has sounded a wake-up call for the global HIV response: we must bring HIV prevention and treatment services out of the clinic and closer to those who need it. Critical HIV testing services are only available in a limited set of public sector facilities, and many people who need them cannot access them.

      Preventing HIV/AIDS in Swaziland Hhukwini Clinic in the Hhohho region of Swaziland is a busy health center in the mountainous central-western part of the country. The clinic is visited by about people per month and provides comprehensive primary health care services including diagnosis and treatment for many of the common ailments in Swaziland. HRSA is committed to sustainable control of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Building on HRSA’s experience to improve HIV and health services in the United States, HRSA seeks to provide leadership and resources to assure access to and retention in high quality integrated care and treatment services for vulnerable people living with HIV/AIDS globally.

      Aim: To determine risk factors for first-line antiretroviral treatment failure in HIV-1 infected children attending Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos. Study Design: Retrospective cohort study. Place and Duration of Study: Paediatric HIV clinic at the Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, between February and December Methodology: Data on demographic, clinical and laboratory. During this Period I was a Peer Educator Trainer; training secondary school students between the Ages of on best practices in Reproductive Health, Personal Hygiene with emphasis on HIV/AIDS prevention raising awareness and bringing valuable life-skills to the community.


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Costing of HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives in Nigeria by David Olusanya Ishola Ajakaiye Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Nigeria is at a critical point," said Dr. Phyllis Kanki, Director, AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria, Harvard School of Public Health. "The HIV infection rate is currently %. Action taken today to prevent the spread of HIV is critical to ensuring that Nigeria follows the example of Uganda, Senegal and other nations who have controlled.

APIN to launch book on HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives. The organisation began as a project of the Harvard School of Public Health in its commitment to the fight against HIV/AIDS in Nigeria. What started as a small project of the Harvard School of Public Health infocused on prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, has become a prominent organisation for the management, treatment, and care of HIV in Nigeria.

AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN) now serves about a quarter of people with HIV in the : Paul Adepoju. APIN, which began as a project of Harvard School of Public Health, is committed to fighting the HIV/AIDS scourge in Nigeria, The book documents its success in the fight against the HIV/AIDS Costing of HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives in Nigeria book Rapheal.

Global HIV/AIDS Overview |   HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaigns in Nigeria: What Role for the Social Media. By: Dr Idumange John Abstract: For the past two decades, the world has woken up to the realization that the HIV/AIDS pandemic is one of the greatest challenges facing a tsunami, it causes devastation of families, increases disease burden and expenditure on drugs, human welfare and the.

International Journal of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Education and Behavioural Science (IJHPEBS) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal publishing original articles on current topics of special interest and relevance regarding HIV/AIDS. The Journal aims to cover the latest outstanding developments in the Transmission, Resistance, Prevention, Management, Education and treatment of HIV.

HIV Surveillance Supplemental Reports are based on data from CDC’s National HIV Surveillance System and are issued intermittently. The Enhanced HIV/AIDS Reporting System (eHARS) is a browser-based, CDC-developed application that assists health departments with reporting, data management, analysis, and transfer of data to CDC.

HIV/AIDS is a major public health concern and cause of death in many African countries. AIDS rates vary dramatically although the majority of cases are concentrated in Southern Africa. Although the continent is home to about percent of the world's population, more than two-thirds of the total infected worldwide – some 35 million people – were Africans, of whom 15 million have already.

A complete compilation of APIN’s work and research studies in epidemiology, prevention interventions and economic impact are provided in our book entitled, “AIDS in Nigeria, A Nation on the Threshold”. A second book, “A Line Drawn in the Sand” documents the response of four African countries to the AIDS.

This government publication is the revised HIV/AIDS policy for Nigeria. It incorporates components previously overlooked and builds upon the original policy. Part one outlines the epidemiology, impact response and problems of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria.

Nigeria is the third-largest U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program and has received over $4 billion since CDC-Nigeria works in close collaboration with Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) to support sustainable, country-owned HIV prevention, treatment, and care programs and to strengthen the country’s laboratory, disease surveillance, and program.

We bring to the notice of the general public that the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) is not mass recruiting. It has come to our attention that numerous job offers are being circulated by unauthorised persons using the name of the Agency to solicit for job applications and some requiring applicants to pay processing fees.

F. Men who have sex with men (MSM) in Nigeria are considered to have a high and increasing risk of becoming infected with HIV/AIDS. 24% of men who have sex with men were reached with HIV prevention programmes in regardless of the need for improvements in HIV knowledge and awareness among the group than in that 58% were reached.

Acknowledgements. This toolkit was developed through a collaborative process involving a coalition of partners (The World Health Organization, Clinton Health Access Initiative, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, St George’s University of London, United States Agency for International Development, Médecins Sans Frontières, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, International.

Train the vulnerable youth on HIV/AIDS and STIs prevention and management, Help in drug addiction and prevention, Provide psychosocial counseling to youth center's clients, Assist in IECs production, Represent the office in partners and government meetings, Keep and maintain office timelines, Prepare monthly and yearly work plans, Assist the Executive Director in strategic planning, Mentor and Title: Programs and Project Manager/.

Introduction. The commonest mode for HIV/STI transmission in sub-Saharan Africa is heterosexual activity 1 – heless, effective condom use remains a significant public health challenge 9 – As Liberia emerges from over a decade of civil war with a health infrastructure that has been destroyed, available data revealed that youths engage in risky sexual behaviors 7 – 8, In June the Global Access to HIV/AIDS Prevention, Awareness, Education and Treatment Act (H.R.

) passed the House International Relations Committee, authorizing large increases for. Through PEPFAR, the U.S. government has invested over $85 billion in the global HIV/AIDS response, the largest commitment by any nation to address a single disease in history, saving over 18 million lives, preventing millions of HIV infections, and accelerating progress toward controlling the global HIV/AIDS epidemic in more than 50 countries.

The majority of infected children got the virus from their mothers. More t children are born with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria annually.

From four to five out of every people in Lagos are living with HIV and AIDS, the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) stated in the end of November. “The Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey findings provide Nigeria with an accurate national HIV prevalence measure of %.NAIIS also showed we are able to effectively provide antiretroviral ne infected with HIV needs to get treatment so they can achieve viral suppression, especially pregnant women.The UNAIDS 'Costing Guidelines for HIV Prevention Strategies' were taken as the basis for the costing methodology [42].

Costs were collected from every organizational level that was involved in.Strategic Focus. Active Strategic Scale-up of Comprehensive HIV Services: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) office in Nigeria was established in Februaryand provides technical leadership and assistance to the Ministry of Health (MOH) and implementing partners to scale up HIV testing, treatment, and prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) services.