In the years that SAT has been working in southern Africa, information gaps and shortage of appropriate materials for use in HIV and AIDS project planning and management have been identified as a serious constraint by HIV and AIDS service organisations There has been a shift in the discourse on HIV, which calls for a much deeper understanding and engagement on the new emerging issues, perspectives and debates.
The guidelines operationalise the partner selection criteria to determine the suitability of an organisation for partnership with SAT. Potential partners are small and upcoming community based organisations with capacity development needs (as opposed to already established organisations).
Partner monitoring visits are routine supportive visits by Country Programme Officers (CPOs) and other members of the country team. The monitoring visits are meant to support partners and to provide opportunities for timely remedial action to the problems experienced during programme implementation.
This book has been written for counsellors to help people who are thinking about starting treatment for AIDS; people who are about to start treatment for AIDS; people who are taking treatment for AIDS.
There are many methods people can use to protect themselves from HIV. They can add voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) to these methods to help keep them safe.
Palliative care is an approach that provides the quality of life for patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychological and spiritual.