The Community-Based Support for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (CUBS) in Nigeria Project is improving the well-being of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) in Nigeria by integrating a once fragmented OVC service-delivery system. It has mobilized community support, built local capacities, and raised awareness of the issues and needs of OVC. Over a five-year period, the project exceeded its original target and reached over 51,000 OVC with one minimum care package.
Care, Treatment, and Support for Children Infected or Affected by HIV & AIDS: Our Projects
MSH is implementing the Ethiopia Network for HIV/AIDS Treatment, Care and Support (ENHAT-CS) program, a 5-year USAID initiative funded by PEPFAR. ENHAT-CS supports the Government of Ethiopia to scale up the provision, by government health centers, of comprehensive HIV and AIDS services that are integrated with and strengthen other key health services, including: maternal, newborn and child health; family planning; TB; sexually transmitted diseases; malaria; chronic diseases; neglected tropical diseases; nutrition; mental health; and laboratory.
The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a PEPFAR-funded associate award with the goal of building the capacity of Nigeria's public, private, and community sectors for sustainable HIV and AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) prevention, control, and treatment. Between August 2009 and July 2013, Pro-ACT supported the governments of six states and operated 30 comprehensive HIV and AIDS treatment centers.
The Integrated Health Project (IHP) partners with the government of Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to strengthen the country's health system at every level. IHP activities have focused on maternal, newborn, and child health, family planning, nutrition, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV and AIDS, and water, sanitation, and hygiene—applying many proven, low-cost, high-impact innovations on a large scale.
Strengthening TB and HIV & AIDS Responses in Eastern Uganda (STAR-E) (March 2009 – September 2016) is a US Agency for International Development (USAID) project funded by the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). STAR-E is implemented by an MSH-led consortium of international and Ugandan organizations.