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Strengthening Local Response to HIV and AIDS in Orissa

Sector: Infectious disease control

EU Contribution: € 999,933.41 (63.97% of total).

Implementing organisation: Concern Worldwide Lbg

Duration: from 01/2009 to 12/2013

Description: To respond effectively to the HIV and AIDS pandemic in Orissa; reducing risk and vulnerability to HIV infection and ensuring that those People Living with HIV (PLHIV) or affected by it have an improved quality of life.

Location : Orissa state – Angul, Bolangir, Bhadrak, Ganjam, Balasore, Khurda, Koraput and Cuttack districts Target groups: populations at high risk of infection (sex workers, men who have sex with men, injecting drug users)