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ICAP

Mozambique

Mozambique

In Mozambique, ICAP supports concerted government efforts to address the dual health threats of HIV and tuberculosis (TB), with innovative, targeted approaches driving progress in prevention, case identification, optimized treatment regimens, and viral suppression. Projects implemented at all levels of the health system place a special emphasis on:  increased capacity of human resources for health, targeted service provision, differentiated service delivery for priority populations, and data for continuous quality improvement.

Projects

Current

COVID-19 ITFDistricts (or national):National

COVID-19 response - Zhao Major Gift FundDistricts (or national):Nampula

CQUIN Project for Differentiated Service Delivery

CombinADODistricts (or national):Nampula

Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (PHIA)

Renovation of Health Facilities for Young People - Batkin Major Gift FundDistricts (or national):Nampula

Resolve to Save LivesDistricts (or national):National

Solutions for SustainabilityDistricts (or national):National

Supporting Sustainable Implementation of HIV and TB Services for Epidemic Control in the Republic of Mozambique

 

Completed

Capacity to Implement Quality HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Treatment (2010 – 2016)

Global Nurse Capacity Building Program (GNCBP), General Nursing (GN)

Global TADistricts (or national):Nampula

MCAP

MTCT-Plus

Quality Improvement Capacity for Impact Project (QICIP)Districts (or national):National

Strategic Information for Health

Strategic Information for HealthDistricts (or national):National

Strengthening Health Care Management and Administration in MozambiqueDistricts (or national):National

Study on Seasonal PrEP Use in Gaza Province

Technical Assistance and Capacity Building for HIV and TB Programs

Technical Assistance for HIV Programs (2011 – 2016)

Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Health for HIV Services and Program Transition in the Republic of Mozambique under PEPFAR (2010 – 2016)

The Engage4Health Study

UTAP and UTAP-2

ICAP in Mozambique

Program Start
  • 2004
Key Technical Areas
  • Capacity building of educational institutions
  • Cervical cancer screening and treatment
  • Health information systems
  • HIV prevention, care, and treatment
  • HIV testing and counseling
  • Human resources for health
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Key populations
  • Laboratory systems strengthening
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
  • Research
  • Sexual and gender-based violence
  • Strategic information
  • Surveillance
  • Tuberculosis
  • Voluntary medical male circumcision
Current Funders
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • National Institute of Health PEPFAR / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Country Director

Mirriah Vitale, MPH

Ms. Mirriah Vitale is a global health professional with 15 years’ experience in the planning, implementation, and monitoring of HIV/AIDS programs globally. Ms. Vitale specializes in strategic planning, capacity building and stakeholder engagement.

She joined ICAP in 2013 as a Senior Project Officer in the Implementation Unit, where she provided crosscutting support to ICAP’s programs in Swaziland, Tanzania, Lesotho, Angola and Mozambique. Ms. Vitale moved to the Mozambique country program as the Strategic Planning and Program Management Director in 2017, where she spearheaded implementation of innovative approaches to improving program performance. She was acting country director from October 2018 to January 2019.

Ms. Vitale holds a Master of Public Health degree from Loma Linda University, specializing in global and reproductive health.

Jobs in Mozambique

For international ICAP job listings see careers at ICAPACITY