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Entries in HIV case studies (11)

Friday
Sep272013

Ibyiringiro Project: Restoring Hope 2008–2013; A Case Study From Rwanda

Ibyiringiro Project: Restoring Hope 2008–2013   

CRS' Ibyiringiro project in Rwanda reached more than 12,000 beneficiaries through an integrated approach to HIV. This case study looks at the experiences of project participants during the life of the project (2008–2013).

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Thursday
Aug022012

Room to Breathe: Four Steps to Reducing the Spread of Airborne Tuberculosis Infection

This case study describes a promising practice for reducing tuberculosis-HIV co-infection. The approach introduces practical, sustainable control measures to prevent tuberculosis infection at antiretroviral treatment sites.

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Tuesday
Jun262012

AIDSRelief Nigeria: Strengthening Local Health Networks for Sustainable HIV Care and Treatment

From 2004 to 2012, AIDSRelief Nigeria provided HIV care and treatment to more than 100,000 people through a network of 34 health facilities. During that time, nearly every program activity emphasized strengthening health systems. This new case study outlines AIDSRelief’s contributions to strengthening health systems for HIV services in Nigeria.

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Monday
May142012

The AIDSRelief Zambia Partnership: Transitioning to the Churches Health Association of Zambia

This case study – the third in a series – documents transition of the AIDSRelief antiretroviral treatment program to the Churches Health Association of Zambia. It is hoped that the case studies will assist other implementers as they embark on the road to transition.

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Monday
Feb272012

Getting to Zero: Diverse Methods for Male Involvement in HIV Care and Treatment

This case study documents AIDSRelief strategies for increasing male involvement in HIV care and treatment.  Strategies, employed in Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and Nigeria, included: (1) conducting a gender analysis of the program (2) promoting support groups for men (3) strengthening couples’-based interventions (4) involving men in antenatal care and PMTCT services. 

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Monday
Nov282011

The AIDSRelief Rwanda Partnership

Transitioning to the Ministry of Health

This case study documents the transition of AIDSRelief responsibility for overall management of a large antiretroviral treatment program to the Rwanda Ministry of Health. It is hoped that the Rwanda case study will contribute to the learning of other countries, working in AIDSRelief or other programs, as they embark on the road to transition.

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Tuesday
Jan182011

Empowering Rwanda youth through savings-led microfinance

Savings and Internal Lending Communities (SILC) is a savings-led microfinance methodology developed by CRS to increase access to financial services for the poorest of the poor. This case study looks at CRS’ experience in introducing the SILC methodology to orphans and vulnerable children in Rwanda in an effort to help them build successful businesses.

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Tuesday
Jan182011

The Kibara Mission Hospital HIV Project, Tanzania

Phase II: Savings and Internal Lending Communities

CRS Tanzania’s HIV and MF project was recently featured in the SEEP Network’s “Promising Practices” series. This case study describes the role that savings and internal lending approaches to microfinance has played in strengthening the economic wellbeing of HIV affected households.

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Tuesday
Jan182011

The AIDSRelief South Africa Partnership

This case study documents the transition of AIDSRelief responsibility for overall management of a large antiretroviral treatment program to local partners in South Africa. It is hoped that the South Africa case study will contribute to the learning of other countries, working in AIDSRelief or other programs, as they embark on the road to transition.

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Tuesday
Jan182011

Savings and Internal Lending Communities (SILC)

The key to helping Zimbabwean youth overcome poverty

Engaging vulnerable youth in positive economic strengthening activities is critical in helping them develop the life skills and coping strategies required to meet their basic needs. This case study looks at CRS’ experience in introducing Savings and Internal Lending Communities (SILC) to orphans and vulnerable children in Zimbabwe through the Support to Replicable Innovative Village Community Efforts (STRIVE) project.

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Thursday
Aug062009

Applying a Girls' Lens to the Palette of Integrated Empowerment Interventions: A Compendium of Learning on Effective Programming to Empower Adolescent Girls

This document is intended to serve as a learning module for those who are either engaged in girls' programming or seeking to insert a "girls lens" into multisectoral programming. Through this publication, lessons learned are explored from interventions across diverse sectors of the Empowering Adolescent Girls project implemented through Catholic Relief Services/Ethiopia.

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