Projects

Reducing Community Vulnerability to HIV/AIDS (RCVHA), 2004-2010

Funded by the Australian Government under the Australian Partnership with African Communities (APAC), the program included five country sub-programs.

In Uganda, Zimbabwe, Kenya and Zambia the sub-programs were implemented through Plan and partners.

The Mozambique program was implemented by Burnet with partners from 2004-2010.

Objectives

  • Reduce the vulnerability of children, their families and communities to the impact of HIV and AIDS in Kenya, Mozambique, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
  • Reduce discrimination, stigma and denial of the rights of people affected by HIV and AIDS.
  • Strengthen capacity of government, NGOs, CBOs and communities to increase the quality and scale of services responding to the needs of people affected by HIV/AIDS.
  • Increase capacity and opportunities for orphans and vulnerable children to develop within their own communities.

Contact Details

For any general enquiries relating to this project, please contact:

Professor Robert Power

Head of International Operations

Telephone

+61392822169

Email

robert.power@burnet.edu.au