Strengthening TB and AIDS Response – Eastern Region (STAR-E) is a USAID-funded project in
Uganda implemented by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). MSH’s partners include the Joint
Clinical Research Centre (JCRC), the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU), Resources for
Policy Exchange (RPX), and Liverpool Associates in Tropical Health (LATH). STAR-E’s mandate is to
support comprehensive HIV & AIDS and TB services in the 12 districts of Eastern Uganda (Budaka,
Bududa, Bukwo, Bulambuli, Busia, Butaleja, Kapchorwa, Kibuku, Kween, Mbale, Pallisa, and Sironko)
with a total population of 2,513,539.
The objectives of the project are to: -