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Dong Nai province receives aid from AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF-USA)
 

On April 9, 2024, Dong Nai Provincial People's Committee issued a Decision approving the foreign non-governmental aid project "HIV/AIDS diagnosis, treatment and prevention – Connecting healthcare facilities and prisons in providing free medicines and health care services for prisoners”  for the period 2024 - 2028 funded by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF/USA).

The Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is a global nonprofit organization providing high-quality HIV care and services to those in need. It generates new, innovative ways of treating and addressing barriers to care for its clients through a network of pharmacies, thrift stores, health and wellness centers, affordable housing locations, and food-service programs.

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 AHF provides training for project implementation in Vietnam (Source: AHF)

In recent years, AHF has cooperated with Dong Nai province to implement many projects in the field of HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention. In particular, the project project "HIV/AIDS diagnosis, treatment and prevention – Connecting healthcare facilities and prisons in providing free medicines and health care services for prisoners”  sponsored by AHF has brought practical results. Up to now, AHF continues to sponsor to carry out activities for the next phase. The project helps provide and support HIV/AIDS diagnosis, prevention and treatment services in the province, contributing to strengthening HIV/AIDS control and prevention in Dong Nai province.

It is known that the project "HIV/AIDS diagnosis, treatment and prevention – Connecting healthcare facilities and prisons in providing free medicines and health care services for prisoners”  is implemented in 04 years with a total implementation budget of 3,742,000,000 dongs. The direct beneficiaries of the project are patients in prisons, people with HIV, female sex workers, transgender people... and indirect beneficiaries are officers working in agencies and facilities. public health care, prisons in the field of HIV/AIDS prevention or those related to HIV/AIDS harm reduction intervention, testing consultation, ARV treatment, supply of drugs, biological products and medical supplies at all levels; propaganda team; collaborators who participate in implementing harm reduction intervention activities and HIV testing counseling.

The project aims to help Dong Nai complete the 90-90-90 target, which means 90 percent of people living with HIV knowing their conditions, 90 percent of them receiving antiretroviral (ARV) treatment, 90 percent of those taking ARV therapy have viral suppression and focuses on people in project sites and neighboring areas, focusing on Bien Hoa city and Long Khanh city, Xuan Loc district.

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