Step by Step: The Cost and Efficiency of Integrating HIV & SRH

Step by Step: The Cost and Efficiency of Integrating HIV & SRH

Efficiency gains through integrating SRH and HIV services are possible through better use of both human and capital resources. Whilst cost savings are likely to be small, integration has many benefits. There is a wealth of evidence  to support the

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SRH & HIV service Integration and Stigma: A Step by Step guide

SRH & HIV service Integration and Stigma: A Step by Step guide

Integrating SRH and HIV services can reduce stigma, but only when deliberate steps are taken to ensure confidentiality in an integrated service delivery setting. The latest guide in the Steps to Integration series examines the complex issue of stigma and SRHR and

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How to Integrate: Peer Mentoring for HIV & SRHR Integration

How to Integrate: Peer Mentoring for HIV & SRHR Integration

If thoughtfully designed and implemented, mentoring has the potential to meaningfully combat problems of staff shortages by increasing the skills for existing staff, by existing staff, in a manner that is acceptable and cost-effective. A new guide has been launched

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Botswana Project Celebrates Global Fund Success for SRHR and HIV Linkages

Botswana Project Celebrates Global Fund Success for SRHR and HIV Linkages

Botswana is in the final stages of a successful pilot project to strengthen SRHR and HIV Linkages at the policy systems and service delivery levels, and is celebrating approval of a recent Global Fund application. The project supported development of

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New Step by Step Guide: How to Integrate HIV and SRH services

New Step by Step Guide: How to Integrate HIV and SRH services

Based on the high-quality evidence gained through the Integra Initiative, this guide outlines the key steps a health facility should follow  in order to design an effective, realistic integrated model of service delivery. The first in a new Steps to Integration

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Country progress factsheets on SRHR and HIV linkages in Southern Africa

Country progress factsheets on SRHR and HIV linkages in Southern Africa

Country progress factsheets are now available that highlight progress towards SRH and HIV Linkages in Southern Africa through the Joint UNFPA/UNAIDS SRHR and HIV Linkages project. Factsheets are available for each of the following countries: Botswana: Reaching communities with critical

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Linking SRHR and HIV in Southern Africa: Soul Beat Africa

Linking SRHR and HIV in Southern Africa: Soul Beat Africa

The Linking SRHR and HIV in Southern Africa project is featured at Soul Beat Africa, a knowledge sharing platform with over 16,000 subscribers. Running from 2011 to 2015, the Linking SRHR and HIV in Southern Africa project is working in seven

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Integration: It would be criminal not to move from rhetoric to reality

Integration: It would be criminal not to move from rhetoric to reality

Results from the Integra Initiative were presented at the International AIDS Conference in a special satellite session, chaired by British MP Pamela Nash, on Tuesday 22nd July. The research team delivered their findings to delegates, emphasising that successful integration of

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My struggles and triumphs as a HIV-positive boy

My struggles and triumphs as a HIV-positive boy

Bomani, a 15-year-old boy from Ntcheu District in Malawi, was diagnosed HIV positive when he was 12 years old. Bomani was one of the beneficiaries and a success story of the Integra project 2008 – 2013 that was implemented by

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Facts & Findings from Integra at AIDS 2014

Facts & Findings from Integra at AIDS 2014

Evidence from Integra Key facts and findings from the Integra Initiative will be presented in our satellite session, Making Sense of Complexity, at the IAS AIDS 2014 Conference Melbourne, Australia. Facts, Findings and Answers This interactive session will present evidence from the

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