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A Quick Pivot: Delivering HIV Services to Key and Priority Populations During COVID-19

A Quick Pivot: Delivering HIV Services to Key and Priority Populations During COVID-19

When the first case of COVID-19 was reported in Uganda in March 2020, the Government of Uganda instituted guidelines restricting the movement of public and private vehicles. This made it difficult for clients to reach health facilities throughout Gulu District in Northern…

Embracing Change, Transforming Lives Through Community-Based Drug Rehabilitation

Embracing Change, Transforming Lives Through Community-Based Drug Rehabilitation

Jennifer Alejandro, MD, is Chief of the Anti-Drug Abuse Council of Pateros City, a project site of URC’s USAID RenewHealth – Expanding Access to Community-Based Drug Rehabilitation (CBDR) Project in the Philippines. Doc Jen, as she is called, is accredited with the Department of…

DREAMS Boot Camps in Uganda Reduce Service Gaps and Improve Efficiency for USAID Partners

DREAMS Boot Camps in Uganda Reduce Service Gaps and Improve Efficiency for USAID Partners

To prevent HIV among Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) at risk in the Acholi sub-region, the USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services (RHITES-N. Acholi) Activity is implementing the Determined Resilient Empowered AIDS-Free Mentored and Safe (DREAMS) partnership in three districts of Gulu, Omoro, and Agago. DREAMS is an…