How an HIV program in Angola went online, against all odds

Written by Rafaela Egg, LINKAGES Angola; Ben Eveslage, FHI 360; Denizia Pinto, LINKAGES Angola; & Caitlin Loehr, IntraHealth International   “Here they come again with another ‘big idea,’ another innovation, to see how we can improve.” - Dario, community peer educator, Luanda, Angola Dario was not hopeful about using online or mobile platforms for his HIV …

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Key Population Investment Fund supports West African regional trainings to accelerate achievement of the “first 95”

Written by Tiffany Lillie, Senior Technical Advisor, LINKAGES What is KPIF? PEPFAR, via USAID, is providing the Meeting Targets and Maintaining Epidemic Control (EpiC) project Key Population Investment Funds (KPIF) to support a KP-led approach to accelerating progress toward the ambitious 95-95-95 goals in West Africa. The KPIF initiative is guided by PEPFAR 3.0 principles: …

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Implementing an enhanced peer outreach approach to expand reach of HIV services among key populations

Written by Tiffany Lillie, Senior Technical Advisor, LINKAGES This blog post was first featured on FHI 360's R&E Search for Evidence blog. The USAID- and PEPFAR-supported LINKAGES project developed an enhanced peer outreach approach (EPOA) to expand the delivery of HIV prevention, testing and treatment services to key populations including female sex workers, men who have …

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