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  • Building HIV-positive and HIV-negative pregnant adolescent and young mothers’ knowledge, skills, resilience, and problem-solving abilities through a home visiting program using a novel case management approach poster
    July, 2018 - Adolescents (10 to 19 years) continue to be disproportionately affected by HIV, with girls up to 14 times more likely to be infected with HIV than their male counterparts. One in five adolescent girls in sub-Saharan Africa become pregnant by age 18 (and face high levels of unintended pregnancy as ...
  • Civil Society Organizations Forge a Place within the Dominican Republic’s HIV Response
    June, 2018 - In the Dominican Republic, JSI assisted HIV-focused civil society organizations (CSOs) to develop a platform to expand access to primary health care (PHC), including HIV services, for key and vulnerable populations. Focusing on mobilizing resources efficiently, and increasing the pool of available funding domestically, within the country, JSI, through the ...
  • Community Health and Social Welfare Systems Strengthening in Tanzania
    2018 - The Community Health and Social Welfare Systems Strengthening Program (CHSSP) is a five-year USAID and PEPFAR-funded program working with the government of Tanzania to improve the health and well-being of HIV-affected and other vulnerable populations, with the goal of achieving the UNAIDS 90-90-90 goal and stopping the HIV epidemic in ...
  • DREAMS Innovation Challenge Silence Speaks Grantee Stories
    2018 - Silence Speaks is an initiative created by StoryCenter, which helps individuals and organizations use storytelling and participatory media for reflection, education, and social change. Silence Speaks helps convey first-person narratives of struggle, courage, and transformation and works to ensure that these stories promote gender equality, health, and human rights around ...
  • DREAMS Innovation Challenge Silence Speaks Youth Stories
    2018 - JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. partnered with StoryCenter in November 2017 to help DREAMS Innovation Challenge grantee staff tell stories (as written pieces, photo essays, and short videos) about their work in local communities and then implement storytelling and photography projects with the youth they serve. This compilation includes ...
  • Empowering Africa's Daughters: Lessons from the DREAMS Innovation Challenge
    May, 2019 - The presentation includes key results and lessons learned from the DREAMS Innovation Challenge for HIV prevention among adolescent girls and young women. Presentations present examples of impact from the 46 NGO DREAMS Innovation Challenge parnters in 10 countries. JSI/DREAMS Innovation Challenge Project. 2019. Download (JPG, 65 KB) ...
  • Engaging Women to Strengthen VMMC Demand Creation Approaches for HIV Prevention
    December, 2016 - Women play a crucial role in the success of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programs in sub-Saharan Africa. Led by JSI, the AIDSFree Project engages women to serve as community advocates, raising awareness of the benefits of VMMC for both women and their male partners in their communities. The female ...
  • Funds Manager for DREAMS Innovation Challenge: Quarter 7 Report Executive Summary
    April, 2018 - JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. supports 45 of the DREAMS Innovation Challenge (DREAMS-IC) grantees in their efforts to reduce new HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in 10 African countries, funded by the U.S. Department of State. The visual executive summary, which complements the quarter 7 report, ...
  • Handbook on Counselling and Psychosocial Care for Children and Adolescents Living with and Affected by HIV in Africa
    October, 2018 - The Handbook on Counselling and Psychosocial Care for Children and Adolescents Living with and Affected by HIV in Africa is a comprehensive guide for the health care providers who work in counselling and psychological care of children and adolescents. The Handbook includes information on HIV clinical care; growth and development; ...
  • Integrating TB and HIV Services - Results from STAR-EC Project
    2017 - This infographic provides an overview of STAR-EC's approach and results integrating TB and HIV services in Uganda. Included are results that: The percentage of TB/HIV co-infected patients enrolled on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and cotrimoxazole preventive therapy (CPT) increased from 18% to 97%. The percentage of laboratories able to ...
  • JSI in Tanzania
    September, 2018 - For nearly four decades, JSI has worked with the Government of Tanzania and other partners to accelerate progress on the government's health and development priorities. Together, we've trained and deployed health workers, improved data collection and use, introduced new vaccines, and expanded services to vulnerable populations. This brochure highlights how ...
  • JSI/World Education Center for HIV & Infectious Diseases
    July, 2018 - For more than 30 YEARS, JSI and World Education have led efforts to mitigate infectious diseases in the United States and globally. We work to reduce the burden of pandemics including HIV and tuberculosis; epidemics such as malaria and Zika; and outbreaks such as Ebola. Our client-centered approach addresses the ...
  • Key Populations Gender-Based Violence Reporting Flow Chart
    2018 - To support the utilization of the existing reporting system and to get more survivors who are members of key populations to report abuses, the USAID Strengthening the Care Continuum Project developed a GBV reporting flow diagram to make it easy for both survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) and service providers ...
  • Kyrgyz Republic Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Posters
    2018 - The SPRING project, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic, designed a set of 10 posters for hospitals and health facilities about the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI). These posters describe the principles of a �friendly� approach toward mother and baby, as well as breastfeeding steps. The ...
  • Partner Notification: A Handbook for Designing and Implementing Programs and Services
    June, 2018 - Partner Notification: A Handbook for Designing and Implementing Programs and Services was developed as a technical update on successful partner notification (PN) programs, offering a synthesis of best practices, models, challenges, and solutions that can be used to develop and implement effective PN programs. Comprehensive HIV testing services, including PN, ...
  • The JSI/World Education Center for HIV & Infectious Diseases (2018)
    2018 - The JSI/World Education Center for HIV & Infectious Diseases brings together best practices from 30 years implementing more than 300 HIV and infectious diseases projects in over 73 countries. Our activities strengthen health systems; respond to systems-level needs; support community-led responses; and empower individuals to access services and take responsibility ...
  • USAID DISCOVER-Health Project Annual Results Summary: 2018
    2018 - This results summary details USAID DISCOVER-Health's progress providing high quality HIV, maternal and child health, reproductive health, and family planning services and products in 2018. By December 2020, USAID DISCOVER-Health aims to have tested nearly one million Zambians for HIV, reached 700,000 people with HIV prevention interventions, provided HIV treatment ...
  • USAID SAFE: Supporting an AIDS-Free Era Project Annual Results Summary: 2018
    2018 - This results summary details the USAID SAFE: Supporting an AIDS-Free Era Program's progress reducing HIV mortality, morbidity, and transmission, while improving nutrition outcomes and family planning integration in Central, Copperbelt, and North-Western provinces during 2018. The program is designed to increase access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV positive adults ...
  • USAID SAFE: Supporting an AIDS-Free Era Project Summary
    2018 - This brief describes the USAID SAFE: Supporting an AIDS-Free Era Program, which directly supports the Government of Zambia’s (GRZ) long-term vision of becoming a nation free from the threat of HIV and AIDS by 2030. Over the next five years (2017-2022), the program will work to reduce HIV mortality, morbidity, ...
  • USAID Strengthening the Care Continuum Project Year in Review: 2017
    2018 - In 2017, the USAID Strengthening the Care Continuum Project's (the Care Continuum) in Ghana activities shifted attitudes from the focus on prevention (i.e. reaching and educating key populations [KP] on remaining HIV negative) promoted by previous USAID-funded KP projects to a focus on treatment (reach, test all, and put those ...
  • USAID Strengthening the Care Continuum Project Year in Review: 2018
    2018 - In 2018, the USAID Strengthening the Care Continuum Project's (the Care Continuum) activities centered on strengthening partner’s capacity to coordinate, plan, and monitor key population (KP) interventions in Ghana. In order to make meaningful progress towards the global 90-90-90 targets, the Care Continuum successfully identified, adopted, and implemented successful strategies ...
  • Zambia Electronic Logistics Management Information System Evaluation Report
    September, 2018 - This evaluation of the electronic Logistics Management Information System (eLMIS) of Zambia used a formative evaluation method using a mix of quantitative data collected in all 97 health facilities visited and qualitative data collected in selected health facilities, district health offices, and the central medical stores. The evaluation serves as ...