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Engaging FBOs/CSOs/PNFPs and Communities to Support and Sustain HIV Epidemic control in Uganda (e-FACE)

EFACE is a five-year (2020-2025) Cooperative Agreement (CA) funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and implemented by Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB) in Kampala and Masaka regions under the Faith Community Initiatives. It is currently in year 2 of implementation. The supported Private Not For Profit (PNFPs) are registered under the Church of Uganda (Anglican church), Seventh Adventist and Pentecost church.

 

AIM: Strengthen the technical and institutional capacity of FBOs/CBOs/PNFPs to complement the existing efforts by GOU, Development Partners, Civil Society and other stakeholders to attain and sustain epidemic control in Uganda by 2020 and beyond through 5 strategic objectives:

Improving coordination with ministries, decentralized health authorities and FBOs/PNFP structures

  1. Improving organizational capacity and competencies of FBOs/PNFPs to engage communities and provide comprehensive HIV/TB Services
  2. Scaling up evidence-based HIV prevention interventions to reduce the risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV Infection within the target populations
  3. Improving HIV treatment services, retention and viral suppression of all patients in care at supported sites
  4. Improving data management, quality and utilization to inform decision making, performance improvement, learning and quality of care for clients at program, health facility and community levels

 

GEOGRAPHICAL SCOPE: Project is implemented in two CDC regions of Kampala and Masaka across two cities and 4 districts: Kampala and Masaka Cities, Wakiso, Mpigi, Kalungu, and Lwengo districts respectively. The project currently supports 18 PNFP health facilities.

 

District/City Health Facility Level
Kampala City Mengo Hospital General Hospital
Kisasi COU HC HC III
JOY Medical Center HC III
Wentz Medical center HC III
St Stephen’s Dispensary & Maternity Center HC II
St Stephen’s Hospital Mpererwe General Hospital
Wakiso Nampunge HC HC III
Kireka SDA HC HC III
Mirembe HC HC III
Rapha Medical center HC III
Mpigi Double Cure Hospital
Kalungu Kabungo HC HC III
Kalungi HC III
Wellsprings Medical Center HC III
Masaka City Kako HC HC III
Lwengo Kimwanyi HC HC III
Katovu HC HC II

 

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