The Program on Global Health & Human Rights at the USC Institute for Global Health is evaluating the Global Fund’s $10.5 million Africa Regional HIV Grant awarded to the United Nations Development Programme. The grant aims to address legal and human rights barriers to accessing HIV services faced by vulnerable communities in 10 African countries, and facilitate access to lifesaving health care. With funding from UNDP, USC’s evaluation pays particular attention to legal and policy environments, using human rights as a cornerstone of the work.
- Years Active: 2016 – Present
- Investigators: Sofia Gruskin, Laura Ferguson
- Funder: United Nations Development Programme
- Collaborators: UNDP, Global Fund
- Location: Botswana, Cote D’Ivoire, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, Seychelles, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia
- Africa Regional HIV Grant Evaluation Update: Interviews in Cote D’Ivoire, findings presented in South Africa (10/5/2016)
- Program on Global Health & Human Rights to evaluate $10.5 million Africa Regional HIV Grant (10/3/2016)