2007December 31, 2007
This article describes HPI's successful efforts to support the establishment of PLHIV networks in Guangxi Province, and how those networks are changing the lives of PLHIV in the area.
December 31, 2007
This article describes how HPI's support helped "Evergreen Life," a radio series exploring the experiences of PLHIV hosted by an HIV-positive individual, to bring a new voice to Chinese radio.
November 28, 2007
The USAID | Health Policy Initiative, Task Order 1, promotes leadership across the government, civil society, and private sectors. In recognition of World AIDS Day 2007, our country programs will engage in activities designed to help inspire strong leadership to combat HIV.
July 9, 2007
July 11 is World Population Day. This year's theme is "Men at Work," which raises awareness of the need for involving men in reproductive health issues. Read on to learn how the USAID | Health Policy Initiative, Task Order 1, is promoting constructive male engagement.
May 17, 2007
The USAID | Health Policy Initiative, Task Order 1, helps to form and build the capacity of Multisectoral Technical Groups (MTGs) in Mozambique to promote the collection, dissemination, and use of accurate data for HIV strategic planning. A solid evidence base helps stakeholders understand the HIV situation and make informed strategic choices to achieve the greatest impact.
May 7, 2007
The Health Policy Initiative's Youth-policy.com website has a new look and new features. USAID has also launched an Interagency Youth Working Group.
April 18, 2007
AUSTIN | An Internews documentary titled "My Dead Husband's Land" will have its United States premiere in Austin, Texas, at the Austin Women's Film, Music and Literary Festival on April 28th. The documentary tells the story of a 25-year old HIV-positive Kenyan widow, Betty Tom, and the transformation the Orongo community undergoes as a result of her battle for human rights.
April 1, 2007
Turning Vietnam's HIV policy framework into practice is the aim of a new legal clinic and hotline. The HIV/AIDS Legal Clinic, based in Ho Chi Minh City, provides legal advice and assistance to people living with HIV. In addition to the clinic, which provides face-to-face counseling, a legal hotline with a national toll-free number has also opened in Hanoi.
March 28, 2007
BAMAKO | The USAID | Health Policy Initiative, Task Order 1, recently organized a workshop that brought together Islamic leaders to discuss family planning and reproductive health issues.
March 28, 2007
MANDIMBA DISTRICT | Government and civil society groups in Mandimba District, Mozambique, have decided to establish a public forum for discussing and addressing HIV/AIDS at the district level. The decision came about during an awareness-raising session organized by the Multisectoral Technical Group (MTG) of Niassa Province on March 28, 2007.