South Africa

South Africa

Evaluation, impact measurement, capacity building quality improvement form the core of ICAP’s work in South Africa. With a longstanding history of leading HIV prevention, testing, and treatment programs; nurse and clinical trainings; and improving health systems; ICAP’s current work in South Africa focuses on differentiated service delivery, supporting health care outreach teams, and strengthening HIV testing and treatment.”



CQUIN Project for Differentiated Service Delivery

Evaluation of Surge Support for Ward-Based Primary Health Care Outreach Teams



Development and Establishment of an International Accredited Training Center in South Africa

Global TA: Quality Improvement

Global TA: Quality Improvement Capacity Building

HIV Prevention Services for Key Underserved Populations under PEPFAR

Leveraging HIV Scale-Up to Strengthen Non-Communicable Disease Services in South Africa (2011 - 2014)


MTCT-Plus and MTCT-Plus Expansion

Optimizing Momentum Toward Sustainable Epidemic Control (OpCon)

Pediatric Health Outcomes Study

Power of Peers Program

Quality Improvement

Strengthen HIV testing and linkage to ART services among patients with presumptive TBDistricts (or national)Gauteng region

Strengthening Nurse-Initiated and Management ART

The MCH-ART Study: Strategies to Optimize Antriretroviral Therapy Services for Maternal and Child Health


ICAP in South Africa

Program Start
  • 2004
Key Technical Areas
  • Capacity building of health workforce
  • HIV prevention, care and treatment
  • HIV testing and counseling 
  • Key / priority populations
  • Implementation science / operations research
  • Monitoring and evaluation / strategic information
  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Nurse education
  • Pediatric HIV care and treatment
  • Quality improvement/quality assurance
  • Tuberculosis
Current Funders
  •  Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) / U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • PEPFAR / CDC-South Africa

  • PEPFAR / Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)

  • Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York University of Cape Town

Regional Office Director

Witness KanengoniWitness Kanengoni

Witness Kanengoni serves as ICAP’s regional office director in South Africa. He brings extensive experience in designing, implementing, and improving organizational operations to support the implementation of programs for human development. While he started his career in the private sector—with significant experience in corporate and institutional governance, OD, operations systems design and management, grants, and contracts management—he has worked within the public health space as a senior program leader for over twelve years.

Prior to joining ICAP in September 2015, Witness worked for World Vision International, CARE International, and Save the Children, managing various project portfolios in senior roles at project, country and regional levels. Additionally, Witness has worked in the public sector, providing project oversight in governmental departments focusing on the development of community and rural development, trade, industry and commerce.

Witness is a chartered certified accountant, a chartered secretary and governance specialist, and a certified internal auditor. He holds a Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons) from the University of Zimbabwe, a BA(Hons) in Development Administration and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of South Africa and a Masters (MA) in Organizational Leadership from Eastern University, Pennsylvania in the United States.

Jobs in South Africa

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