Detailed Mechanism Funding and Narrative

Years of mechanism: 2010 2011 2012

Details for Mechanism ID: 7342
Country/Region: Vietnam
Year: 2011
Main Partner: Population Services International
Main Partner Program: NA
Organizational Type: NGO
Funding Agency: USAID
Total Funding: $2,935,000

Funding for Testing: HIV Testing and Counseling (HVCT): $475,000

Social marketing VCT:

Collaborate with PEPFAR VCT service partners to promote client uptake, and specifically to develop and implement strategies to increase uptake of HTC services among MARPs (including MSM, IDU, and SW)

Consolidate surveys on MARPS behavior

Mid-term evaluation in COP 10 will help to recommend program efficiency and sustainability

Funding for Sexual Prevention: Other Sexual Prevention (HVOP): $2,160,000


This continuing activity will focus on social marketing of behavior change, particularly around increased regular condom use.

Implementation of findings from the Total Market Approach to condom distribution, including:

Distribution of condom for free distribution through PEPFAR outreach program where appropriate.

Maintain sale system for condom social marketing program in hotels and guesthouse around hotspots.

Mobilize Private sector participation and contribution in HIV prevention program may become an option for future PSI social marketing program.

BCC on Condom and lubricant promotion for MSM.


Scale up intervention to SW/IDU including applying of unique identifier code (UIC) and TA provision to other PEPFAR outreach partners.

Potential Male Client intervention:

Male client interventions will be focused and targeted to where sex work happens (hotels/guesthouse). This activity will include targeted behavior change around condom use as well as ensured access to condoms where they are most needed.

Funding for Prevention: Injecting and Non-Injecting Drug Use (IDUP): $300,000

Break the Cycle:

This activity has been funded for two years. In COP 11, PSI will make efforts to standardize BTC training and services. PSI will provide TA to other partners to streamline the intervention into other PEPFAR IDU outreach programs in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Quang Ninh, Ho Chi Minh City, Nghe an, Dien Bien.

Subpartners Total: $0
HCMC Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
An Giang Provincial AIDS and TB Center: NA
Can Tho Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
Consultation for Investment in Health Promotion: NA
Dien Bien Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
Ha Noi Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
Hai Phong Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
HCMC Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
Community Health Promotion Centre: NA
Nghe An Provincial AIDS Committee: NA
Quang Ninh Provincial AIDS Center: NA
Save the Children: NA
Vietnam Administration for AIDS Control: NA
Cross Cutting Budget Categories and Known Amounts Total: $400,000
Human Resources for Health $400,000
Key Issues Identified in Mechanism
Addressing male norms and behaviors
Mobile Populations