Detailed Mechanism Funding and Narrative

Years of mechanism: 2010 2011

Details for Mechanism ID: 9683
Country/Region: Tanzania
Year: 2011
Main Partner: Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
Main Partner Program: NA
Organizational Type: NGO
Funding Agency: HHS/CDC
Total Funding: $6,639,378

Funding for Care: Adult Care and Support (HBHC): $1,965,932

With this funding, EGPAF will maintain and strengthen provision of integrated high-quality HIV care and support aimed at extending and optimizing quality of life for PLWHA from the time of diagnosis throughout the continuum of illness. This will be achieved through enhanced diagnosis and management of opportunistic infections, pain and symptom management, intergration with other key services (PMTCT, RCH, FP, TB etc). Ensure referral and tracking systems are strengthened to minimize the loss to follow-up of pre-ART and ART clients through improving evidenced linkages between health facilities and the community. Support and extend nutritional assessment and counseling in all supported sites. EGPAF will intergrate and expand Positive Prevention services in all supported facilities while building the capacity of local government and civil society for sustainable service provision for PLHIV. Provide continued support, strengthen coordination and collaboration mechanisms between partners in the operational regions. The services will be provided in 34 districts in Tabora, Arusha, Kilimanjaro, Shinyanga and Mtwara regions.

Funding for Treatment: Adult Treatment (HTXS): $4,673,446

EGPAF will focus on high Quality HIV services at existing sites by reducing retention gaps through the identification of problems and, and it will identify strategies that will lead to increased retention of patients on ART. Continue capacity building and provision of service delivery in efforts to take over ART sites from the International partners in the allocated regions. EGPAF will continue focusing more on clinical mentorship, supportive supervision and consolidation of in-service ART trainings in the zonal training centers. Partner works in 34 districts of Tabora, Shinyanga, Arusha, Kilimanjario and Lindi and currently covers 33,903 patients.

Subpartners Total: $0
AICC Hospital: NA
Arusha District Council: NA
Arusha Municipal Council: NA
Bariadi District Hospital: NA
Bukombe District Council: NA
Endulem Hospital: NA
Gonja Lutheran Hospital: NA
Hai District Council: NA
Igunga District Council: NA
Isthna Asheri Hospital: NA
Kahama District Council: NA
Kibongoto TB Hospital: NA
Kibosho Mission Hospital: NA
Kilema Mission Hospital: NA
Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre: NA
Kilwa District Council: NA
Kipatimu Mission Hospital: NA
Kitete Regional Hospital: NA
Liwale District Council: NA
Longido District Council: NA
Machame Lutheran Hospital: NA
Marangu Lutheran Hospital: NA
Maswa District Council: NA
Mawenzi Regional Hospital: NA
Meatu District Council: NA
Meru District Council: NA
Mnero Mission Hospital: NA
Monduli District Council: NA
Moshi Municipal Council: NA
Moshi Rural District Council: NA
Mt. Meru Regional Hospital: NA
Mwadui Hospital: NA
Mwanga District Council: NA
Nachingwea District Council: NA
Ndala Mission Hospital: NA
Ngorongoro District Council: NA
Ngoyoni Mission Hospital: NA
Nkinga Mission Hospital: NA
Nkoaranga Lutheran Hospital: NA
Nzega District Council: NA
Rombo District Council: NA
Ruangwa District Council: NA
Same District Council: NA
Shinyanga Municipal Council: NA
Shinyanga Regional Hospital: NA
Shinyanga Rural District Council: NA
Siha District Council: NA
Sikonge Designated District Hospital: NA
Sikonge District Council: NA
Sokoine Regional Hospital: NA
St. Elizabeth Hospital: NA
St Walburg's Hospital: NA
Tabora Municipal Council: NA
TPC Hospital: NA
Urambo District Council: NA
Uyui District Council: NA
Key Issues Identified in Mechanism
Addressing male norms and behaviors
End-of-Program Evaluation
Increasing gender equity in HIV/AIDS activities and services
Family Planning