Mozambique

Mozambique

In Mozambique, ICAP supports a concerted government effort spanning all levels of the health system to address the dual health threats of HIV and tuberculosis (TB). Service provision, continuous quality improvement, and development of health facility and laboratory infrastructure form the core of these efforts, with innovative, targeted approaches driving progress in human resources for health, optimized antiretroviral (ARV) regimens, and utilization of new technology to improve patient retention in care.

Projects

Current

Accelerating Availability of Optimal Antiretroviral Drugs (OPTIMIZE)

CQUIN Project for Differentiated Service Delivery

Optimizing Momentum Toward Sustainable Epidemic Control (OpCon)

Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (PHIA)

Quality Improvement Capacity for Impact Project (QICIP)

 

Completed

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

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

MCAP

MTCT-Plus

Strategic Information for Health

Strengthening Health Care Management and Administration in Mozambique

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 HIV prevention, care, and treatment
  • HIV testing and counseling
  • Human resources for health
  • Key populations
  • Laboratory systems strengthening
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
  • Research
  • Sexual and gender-based violence
  • Strategic information
  • Tuberculosis
  • Voluntary medical male circumcision
Current Funders
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • PEPFAR / Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)
  • PEPFAR / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • World Health Organization

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.

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