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Save the Children, DRC

The partnership with Positive Action for Children Fund to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV in the DRC focuses on training peer educators, military and police and works directly with vulnerable families to help increase treatment and support.

The future

In terms of the future, we are continually evaluating our programmes in order to adapt to changing needs. Results from our recent survey offer a powerful tool for this, providing useful and timely insights in to an evolving situation.

Key Facts

Project: 
Developing community level support for families affected by HIV in Masisi territory on North Kivu Providence, DRC

Run by:
Save the Children

Region:
Democratic Republic of Congo

Population:
Mixed, focus on mother to child transmission

Challenges:
Stigma and discrimination, gender based violence, sexual violence

Activities:
Training programmes, development committee support, research