Detailed Mechanism Funding and Narrative

Years of mechanism: 2010 2011 2012 2013

Details for Mechanism ID: 11971
Country/Region: Dominican Republic
Year: 2011
Main Partner: Partnership for Supply Chain Management
Main Partner Program: NA
Organizational Type: Private Contractor
Funding Agency: USAID
Total Funding: $500,000

USAID will continue to provide funds to Supply Change Management (SCMS) to procure products such as HIV tests, CD4, viral load and early infant diagnosis reagents for PLWH. SCMS will collaborate MSH/SPS to provide TA to MOH in forecasting, procurement, quality assurance, warehousing and freight-forwarding in order to implement a unified procurement and logistic system (SUGEMI).

Funding for Treatment: Adult Treatment (HTXS): $100,000

USAID will provide support to SCMS to procure laboratory supplies and reagents for CD4s and viral load tests.

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

HIV rapid tests to improve access to quality counseling and testing services will be procured to be distributed to public and NGOs hospitals that are implementing quality VCT services.

Funding for Care: Pediatric Care and Support (PDCS): $100,000

In order to expand access to early infant diagnosis and PITC for older children, USAID/DR will provide funds to SCMS to procure HIV tests, reagents for DNA PCR and CD4 tests.

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

At least 180,000 HIV rapid tests to be procured for distribution in hospitals where PMTCT services are implemented.

Funding for Care: TB/HIV (HVTB): $100,000

To increase access to HIV rapid tests for TB patients, USG will provide the necessary rapid tests.

Subpartners Total: $0
Ministry of Health - Ukraine: NA
Cross Cutting Budget Categories and Known Amounts Total: $40,000
Human Resources for Health $40,000
Key Issues Identified in Mechanism
Increasing gender equity in HIV/AIDS activities and services
Child Survival Activities
Mobile Populations