ICASO and APCASO are proud to announce a partnership to provide technical assistance to implementers of Global Fund-supported programs to reduce barriers to HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria services. In March the organizations were jointly awarded an “indefinite quantity contract” to provide services through the Global Fund’s Human Rights Strategic Initiative.
“Although today we are two separate organizations, ICASO and APCASO have shared roots and a long history of partnership to advance the engagement of communities in the global response to HIV,” said Mary Ann Torres, ICASO’s executive director.… Read more
Global del SIDA (GAM) para el período 2018 ya comenzó. Los países deben enviar
sus informes a ONUSIDA antes del 31 de marzo 2019.
significativa del sector comunitario en el proceso “GAM” es un requisito para
poder medir la efectividad de las respuestas nacionales al SIDA.… Read more
The Global AIDS Monitoring (GAM) process for the 2018 period is already underway. Countries need to send their progress reports to UNAIDS by March 31, 2019.
Meaningful involvement of the community sector in the GAM process is a requirement for a real measurement of the effectiveness of national AIDS responses.… Read more
“No Such Accountability is Available on the Ground”
A Rapid Appraisal of Community Engagement in Malawi’s Global Fund Processes
In 2017, ICASO supported a local partner—Health and Rights Education Programme (HREP)—to facilitate meaningful and impactful community engagement in Global Fund processes in Malawi.
This appraisal documents key outcomes of community engagement during Malawi’s funding request development process for the 2017-2019 Global Fund cycle.… Read more
ICASO Pop-up Classes at AIDS 2018
ICASO is debuting something that has never before been seen at the International AIDS Conference – ICASO pop-up classes on the sciences behind HIV.
The ICASO pop-up classes are an innovative strategy which seeks to create a unique and dynamic learning experience to explore the basics of various essential sciences which underpin so much of the content at the conference.… Read more