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Case Study

The SIDHAS program (2010-14) helps to mitigate the risks faced by Nigeria’s orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) through technical assistance to g

Orphans and other vulnerable children (OVC) are susceptible to abuse, exploitation, violence, and neglect and often do not have access to support s

Chronic food insecurity and achieving strict adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) are global challenges that, together, have a deleterious eff

An example of how assistance can be mobilized from within communities to protect young people’s access to education, Youth Alive Tanzania’s Youth a

Promising Practice

The In-Reach program provides access to care to children by creating linkages between families and staff. Staff members make h

The CWGH has several programs focused on youth empowerment and health. The OVC program offers OVC youth an opportunity to expr

Health Initiatives for the Private Sector (HIPS), a USAID-funded project, partners with private companies to design and implem

Community Care in Nigeria (CCN) is a 3-year programme that aims to improve the quality of life of 12,500 Orphans and Vulnerabl

Memory work is a practical, child-centered, community-led approach that encourages families to communicate openly about HIV an

This program was focused around a model of adult mentorship and support to improve psychosocial outcomes among youth-headed ho

STRIVE's implementation strategy was to support NGOs and CBOs that work with communities to carry out appropriate, effective,

The Family Health Integrated Development Assistance (FAHIDA) Savings and Loan Project provides savings and credit services to

The vision of CPC is to reduce the infection rates of STIs and HIV and to improve the quality of life for people living with a

NOAH works at franchising community-based models of orphan care through which motivated individuals from communities are guide

The RAPIDS approach consists of a systematic scale-up of successful community-based palliative care models of home-based care

The initial intervention focused on training older youth to provide HIV education, homework assistance and psychosocial suppor

The Mama Mkubwa (MM) initiative is a community-based initiative for the care and support of Most Vulnerable Children and Other

AMITIE enhances the ability of communities and the government to respond to the needs of OVC and PLWH through home and facilit

Technical Consultation Material

September 2013, Tanzania- From September 4-5, 2013, the PEPFAR OVC Technical Working Group, with additional support from the USAID/Tanzania

November 2011, Ethiopia - This field-driven learning technical consultation—hosted by the PEPFAR Technical Working Groups (TWGs) for Care

Report

Scant data exists on the prevalence of violence against children worldwide. However, available information, including the United Nations Secretary-

In the last decade, donors have increased their funding levels and capacity-building efforts to community groups that address the needs of children

Many children, and the families and communities who care for them, are directly and indirectly affected by HIV and by the contexts of poverty, ineq

Scant data exists on the prevalence of violence against children worldwide. However, available information, including the United Nations Secreta

This document aims to facilitate an understanding of the bi-directional relationship between HIV and food and nutrition security. It illustrates th

Community-based early childhood development (ECD) centers can be an important focal point for delivering comprehensive services to young children w

This technical report examines a nutritional assessment, counseling, and support (NACS) program in Uganda that uses a quality improvement approach

This document is intended to explore strategies to protect children orphaned or made vulnerable by HIV (OVC) from abuse, exploitation, violence, a

Technical Brief

This technical brief presents information and guidance on implementing ECD programs for young OVC with disabilities and their families. It provides

As the number of adolescents living with HIV (ALHIV) continues to grow, the need to improve services, policies, and programs intensifies. This tech

A promising development approach for addressing food and nutrition insecurity for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) is permaculture. In the con

Research shows that early childhood development (ECD) is critical to both mental and physical health later in life. However, programming target

Tools and Curricula

This series of booklets is designed to aid caregivers of children living with HIV in the step-by-step pediatric disclosure process. The booklets ar

These technical considerations and accompanying job aids serve as a guide for medical providers to address and respond to the unique needs and righ

Health Policy Initiative Document

This literature and program review focuses on programs to prevent HIV infection among vulnerable female adolescents and the general population—inc

This guide was drafted by the Botswana Ministry of Health to ensure wider awareness of the OVC Guidelines and Botswana's Children's Act.