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GLOBAL FUND HIV/AIDS ROUND 4 – SIERRA LEONE
Global Fund HIV/AIDS – Sierra Leone came into existence in May 2005 following approval and signing of a contractual agreement between the Government of Sierra Leone and the Global Fund Headquarters in Geneva.
The Global Fund was set up as a funding agency to complement already existing programmes such as the Sierra Leone HIV/AIDS Response Project (SHARP) funded by the World Bank.
The Global Fund contract will last for five years – with an initial 1st phase of two years and a second phase of three years.
The overall goal of Global Fund Sierra Leone is to develop and scale up a comprehensive National Response to HIV/AIDS that includes adequate Prevention, Treatment, Care and Support for those affected.
The National Aids Secretariat (NAS) is the Principal Recipient, supervised by the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM).
NAS, the Principal Recipient (PR), has fifty-one (51) implementing partners known as Sub-Recipients (SRs). They include:
Global Fund Sierra Leone is implementing activities for both Round 4 & Round 6. Round 4 is in its last year, while Round 6 has three more years. Targets for each quarter are successfully achieved.
Monitoring and supervision of activities are ongoing.
Staff of the Project has been recruited, while logistics and supplies have been procured and distributed to enhance activities.
Coverage achievement levels stand as follows:
Round 4 ------- A
Round 6 ------- B
Re-advitised TOR and request for expression of interest for viral load monitoring and EID August 2016
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).
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).