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Key Achievements

  • Condoms are distributed in two main domains: Free distribution and Social Marketing.
  • Condoms are available in all the districts: The National HIV/AIDS Control programme  distribute condoms through the primary healthcare structure –  health centres and  clinics, but also through the 384 VCCT, 352 PMTCT and 111 ART centres nationwide.
  • Over 4 million pieces of male condoms have been distributed through the free distribution system alone.
  • 2,536,560 pieces of  male condoms were sold through the social marketing
  • A National situation analysis has been done and a Condom Strategic Plan developed.
  • Tools for proper monitoring of the distribution and consumption of condoms have been developed
  • There has been an increase in the demand for condoms (male and female)
  • A National Condoms Programming Committee has been set up and functioning
  • Partners are able to loan condoms from each other in case of internal shortage
  • Female condoms form part of the social marketing with a brand name – “Safe Ride”
  • Female condoms sales through the social marketing is 14, 472 pieces
  • The Business Coalition Against AIDS in Sierra Leone (BCASL) has formed part of the condoms distribution network in especially the workplace.
  • Procurement order has been made for male condoms for the year 2010.
 

Newsflash

Re-advitised TOR and request for expression of interest for viral load monitoring and EID August 2016



Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) for Technical Assistance for implementation of Viral Load Testing, Monitoring and Early Infant Diagnosis.


RE-Advertised 8th August, 2016.


The Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) of Sierra Leone has received a Grant from the Global Fund towards the cost of the HIV/AIDS Response Program in Sierra Leone and intends to apply part of the proceeds of this grant to payments under the contract for which this Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) is issued.

The National AIDS Secretariat (NAS), acting on behalf of the CCM of Sierra Leone is soliciting

expression of Interests (EOI) from qualified and eligible Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Consulting Firms to provide  technical assistance assignments for the National HIV AIDS Secretariat (NAS) in  implementation of Viral Load Testing and monitoring and Early Infant Diagnostic (EID).

Introduction

The National AIDS Secretariat (NAS), acting on behalf of the CCM of Sierra Leone is soliciting expression of Interests (EOI) from qualified and eligible Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Consulting Firms to provide the following technical assistance assignments for the National HIV AIDS Secretariat (NAS).


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