Delighted to be part of USAID & PEPFAR 'AIDSFree' Project
08 September 2014
Strengthening High Impact Interventions for an AIDS-Free Generation (AIDSFree) is a new project to be led by JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI).
The Alliance is one of a number of project consortium partners who will be part of efforts to provide global technical leadership, knowledge management, and capacity development support to governments and civil society in implementing evidence-based HIV and AIDS programs.
The overall goal of the AIDSFree project is to improve the quality and effectiveness of high-impact, evidence-based HIV and AIDS interventions to meet country-specific goals and objectives across the developing world.
Jason Wright, U.S. Director of the Alliance said: “We are delighted to be part of the AIDSFree project, which will allow us to draw on our extensive experience of building knowledge, mobilising people, inspiring leadership and allowing all voices to play significant roles in the local, national and global response to HIV.
“Through our established Resources we will be ready to provide evidence-based capacity building services to non-governmental organisations, community-based organisations, governments, UN agencies and private sector organisations that are working to end AIDS.”
Led by JSI, the AIDSFree Project comprises a consortium of partners including Abt Associates, Inc., Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, EnCompass LLC, IMA World Health, The International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Jhpiego Corporation, and Program for Appropriate Technology in Health.