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July 7, 2015

To extend information to the local market, USAID is providing a copy of the current Request for Task Order Proposal (RFTOP) on a "TB South Africa Project" (TBSAP), which is limited to 15 eligible organizations (IDIQ contract holders).

  • Please refer to the TBSAP RFTOP, attached

List of 15 IDIQ holders

  1. Abt Associates
  2. Cardno Emerging Markets
  3. Chemonics
  4. Encompass World
  5. FHI 360
  6. Futures Group
  7. Initiatives Inc.
  8. Intrahealth International
  9. John Snow International
  10. Management Sciences for Health
  11. Midego
  12. Panagora Group
  13. PSI
  14. RTI International
  15. University Research Co.

The current TBSAP RFTOP was released on June 30, whereby proposals can only be submitted by eligible organizations. In the event local organizations are interested in further information, please contact these 15 organizations directly, while recognizing they are under no obligation to collaborate. Thank you. 

Rescue South Africa
February 8, 2011

PRETORIA – In response to a request from the South African Department of Social Development, the United States Mission to South Africa, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has provided over R350,000 of financial assistance to Rescue South Africa (RSA) to provide emergency relief services to flood-impacted South Africans.

Safe Water
January 26, 2011

The Elliotdale Rural Water Supply Project is to be officially launched at the Nchihana Village, near Elliotdale, by the Executive Mayor of Amathole District Municipality, Alderman Sakhumzi Somyo, at a function to be held on Wednesday, 26 January 2011.

November 26, 2010

A recent study by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has found a high HIV infection rate among farm workers in South Africa’s Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces.

Conducted over three months (March to May 2010) on 23 commercial farms in the Malelane, Musina and Tzaneen areas, this Integrated Biological and Behavioural Surveillance Survey (IBBSS) involved 2810 farm workers. The survey found that 39.5 percent of farm workers who anonymously gave blood specimens for testing are HIV positive. This is twice the national prevalence of 18.1 percent* in South Africa.

Jill Derderian and Cathy Moore
August 6, 2010

Uthungulu District; August 6, 2010: The KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Department of Health (DoH) can screen and treat one million women for cervical cancer in the next two years, following USAID’s donation of more than R5 million of specialty medical and surgical equipment, commemorating Women’s day and month.

Jimmie Briggs and Thoko Majokweni
July 6, 2010

On June 2nd, 2010, USAID hosted Jimmie Briggs, a journalist, author, and activist, on a visit to a Thuthuzela Care Center (TCC) in Tembisa, South Africa. He was in the country to promote his Man Up campaign. The campaign’s main focus is to create a following amongst youths globally to join efforts to prevent violence against women. USAID has been working with advocate Thoko Majokweni, the head of the Sexual Offences and Community Affairs (SOCA) Unit of South Africa’s National Prosecution Authority, to help launch multiple TCCs across South Africa.

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