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
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)