What has PEPFAR done?

Through PEPFAR, the U.S. government has invested over $85 billion in the global HIV/AIDS response, the largest commitment by any nation to address a single disease in history, saving over 20 million lives, preventing millions of HIV infections, and accelerating progress toward controlling the global HIV/AIDS epidemic …

What is the purpose of PEPFAR?

Introduction. The President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, also called PEPFAR or the Emergency Plan, is a five-year bilateral commitment by the United States Government to support HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment programs in developing countries.

Who runs PEPFAR?

PEPFAR is led and managed by the U.S. Department of State’s Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy and implemented by seven U.S. government departments and agencies, leveraging the power of a whole-of-government approach to controlling the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

When did PEPFAR start in Nigeria?

Since MHRP began working in Nigeria in 2005, the program has developed leadership, clinical, laboratory and logistical capabilities within both military and civilian populations to strengthen health systems and infrastructure for long term sustainability.

Who gets PEPFAR funding?

The majority of PEPFAR funding is channeled by Congress to the State Department ($5.93 billion, which includes $4.37 billion for bilateral HIV, most of which is then transferred to other agencies, and a $1.56 billion contribution to the Global Fund), followed by NIH ($511 million), USAID ($330 million), CDC ($128.4 …

How effective is PEPFAR?

Since its creation, PEPFAR has reported [PDF] enabling the delivery of more than 2.2 million HIV-negative babies with HIV-positive mothers, facilitating prevention through 15.2 million voluntary male circumcisions, reducing HIV infection rates in adolescent girls and young women in the highest HIV-burden communities in …

What is Poart PEPFAR?

Progress towards the annual targets and benchmarks is reviewed during the quarterly PEPFAR Oversight and Accountability Response Team (POART) calls, which track implementing mechanism progress against their respective goals.

What is the difference between PEPFAR and the Global Fund?

While overall PEPFAR funding technically includes bilateral funding for HIV, TB, and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, this analysis focuses on funding for bilateral HIV and the Global Fund. UNAIDS is the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, the U.N.

What is Poart?

Attending and providing feedback in the PEPFAR Oversight Accountability Response Team (POART) meetings and engaging with PEPFAR monitoring data shared at the Regional Planning Meeting are important ways of tracking the implementation of your demands and assessing PEPFAR’s impact.

What is Country Operational Plan?

The Country Operational Plan (COP) is the U.S. government’s plan for annual investments in Zambia’s HIV response and are linked to specific results to ensure every U.S. dollar is maximally focused and traceable for impact.

What is Poart pepfar?

Who gets pepfar funding?