USAID/Burundi seeks applications to implement WIYIZIRE (Come here, we will support you), an Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Health program in Burundi.
1. has the primary goal of reducing and mitigating orphans’ and vulnerable children’s (OVC) human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) risk, supporting case-finding of HIV-positive OVC, and strengthening linkages with clinical HIV services, with a focus on prevention of sexual violence and new HIV infections
2. will work in 7 provinces with the highest HIV prevalence: Bujumbura Marie, Bujumbura Rural, Gitega, Kayanza, Kirundo, Makamba, and Rumonge.
The activity goal requires a multipronged approach to increase access to and use of HIV and health services, increase access to HIV and violence prevention interventions, and improve school progression and economic stability for vulnerable children and their households.
Eligibility: restricted to local legally registered entities.
Award Ceiling: US$3,000,000.
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Focus on reducing and mitigating OVC HIV risk, support case finding of HIV-positive OVC, and strengthen linkages with clinical HIV services, towards prevention of sexual violence and new HIV infections.
Deadline: Sep 10, 2019 at 16:00 Burundi Local Time.