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U.S. Government Announces USAID and mothers2mothers (m2m) Partnership to End Pediatric AIDS
January 23, 2013

Manzini, Swaziland – In a response to the high rate of AIDS deaths and pediatric HIV in Southern and Eastern Africa, the United States Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) andmothers2mothers (m2m) launched a five-year regional partnership today at an event in Manzini, Swaziland. The partnership, which is the first of its kind in the region, is part of USAID’s Southern Africa Regional HIV/AIDS Program (RHAP) and is designed to strengthen country-led programs to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) and eliminate pediatric AIDS in Southern and Eastern Africa, the region hit hardest by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. 

Swaziland will be the first country under the new partnership to receive USAID funding to implement m2m’s “Mentor Mothers Reducing Infections through Support and Education (RISE)” Project.

USAID Southern Africa's Mission Director, Jeff Borns, with Dr. Nxumalo of Raleigh Fitkin Memorial (RHM) Hospital.
January 23, 2013

Manzini, Swaziland – In a response to the high rate of AIDS deaths and pediatric HIV in Southern and Eastern Africa, the United States Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and mothers2mothers (m2m) launched a five-year regional partnership today at an event in Manzini, Swaziland.

Rogers Mamba
March 16, 2012

Under blue skies, Nkamanzi community members and dignitaries from Swaziland gathered on Thursday 15 March 2012 at the Nkamanzi Royal Kraal to launch a community-based information centre. Situated in the community's centrally-located KaGogo centre, the Nkamanzi Community Info Centre provides access to a variety of information resources on HIV/AIDS and related health topics.

October 24, 2011

(MissionNewswire) More than 75 metric tons of food will be distributed by Salesian Missions and its Swaziland-based partner, Manzini Youth Care, through a grant recently awarded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Food for Peace program as part of its 2011 International Food Relief Partnership Program.

Last updated: August 05, 2014

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