Detailed Mechanism Funding and Narrative

Years of mechanism: 2010 2012 2013 2014

Details for Mechanism ID: 10643
Country/Region: Dominican Republic
Year: 2010
Main Partner: Partners in Health
Main Partner Program: NA
Organizational Type: NGO
Funding Agency: USAID
Total Funding: $400,000

USAID will continue to fund Partners in Health to strengthen HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care services in border provinces and mirror services on both sides of the border.

Funding for Care: Adult Care and Support (HBHC): $150,000

Partner in Health will train " accompanateurs" volunteers in community and home-base care. Train at least 5 health teams from five community rural clinics.

Funding for Treatment: Adult Treatment (HTXS): $50,000

Partners in Health will provide support to at least 70 PLWA including diagnostics services. Train health teams to provide quality care and develop a referral system.

Funding for Testing: HIV Testing and Counseling (HVCT): $100,000

Provide approximate 4,500 individuals with access to quality CT services including provisional HIV test kits.

Funding for Biomedical Prevention: Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT): $100,000

Strengthen PMTC services and early infant diagnosis in three hospitals in two border provinces, starting with Elias Pina Hospital.

Subpartners Total: $0
Ministry of Health - Ukraine: NA
Cross Cutting Budget Categories and Known Amounts Total: $50,000
Human Resources for Health $50,000
Key Issues Identified in Mechanism
Increasing gender equity in HIV/AIDS activities and services
Increasing women's access to income and productive resources
Child Survival Activities
Mobile Populations
Safe Motherhood
Family Planning