IDI/JCRC Kampala Region HIV Project

With PEPFAR/CDC Uganda support, IDI is currently in partnership with JCRC to implement the 5 year Kampala Regional HIV Project(KHP) entitled “ Accelerating epidemic control in Kampala Region of Uganda under PEPFAR through scale up of evidence based and high impact interventions towards achievement of UNAIDS 90:90:90 targets”. IDI awarded a sub-grant to JCRC on 1st April 2017.

KHP Project objectives;

  1. To increase universal access to quality HIV/AIDS services through strategic public-private partnerships, community involvement, and care differentiation across the region by 2022.
  2. To increase demand, utilization, and community support for comprehensive HIV/AIDS services among KP and other vulnerable groups across the region throughout the project period.
  3. To build local capacity and ownership for sustainable comprehensive service delivery by districts and indigenous organizations by 2022.
  4. To strengthen Strategic Information systems to generate comprehensive, quality and timely health information for data driven programming towards UNAIDS 90:90:90 targets throughout the project period.

The primary objective of this project is to accelerate HIV/AIDS epidemic control and attain the UNAIDS 90-90-90 goals using the Test and Start approach combines with efficient models of service delivery; care and treatment services and essential laboratory services, targeted HIV testing services (HTS), prevention of transmission among KPs, and Priority populations, TB/HIV prevention, diagnosis and treatment, eMTCT, and services to OVCs.