USAID commissioned this Evaluation to explore the unique role of Ugandan faith-based groups in responding to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, assess the potential of IRCU in bringing the faith-groups together to play this role and to determine progress made by IRCU to date. Findings from this evaluation will inform the design of future interventions.
The document provides guidance to mainstreaming, establishing, implementing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating partnerships between the Government of Uganda and the private health sector within existing laws, policies and plans. This document is a means to achieving the broader national health objectives.
The Uganda Health Sector HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan (HSHASP) 2010/11-2014/15 has been developed to guide and facilitate the STD/ACP’s contribution to the NSP goals. This HSHASP provide a framework for the health sector HIV/AIDS response. The strategic Plan is aligned to the National Development Plan (NDP) 2010/11-2014/15, Health Sector Policy II, Health Sector Strategic and Investment Plan (HSS&IP) 2010/11-2014/15 and National HIV and AIDS Strategic Plan (NSP) 2007/8-2011/12.
The National HIV Prevention Strategy (2011-2015) aims at mobilizing all stakeholders to work towards eliminating new HIV infections, putting an end to stigma and discrimination, and halting deaths from AIDS-related conditions by the year 2015. It was developed using an inclusive and broad consultative process amongst the HIV prevention stakeholders in the country. The process was led by the National HIV Prevention Committee of the HIV/AIDS Partnership and the Uganda AIDS Commission.
Last updated: November 13, 2014