Providing a Comprehensive Continuum of Care and Treatment Services in DRC (Project Malamu)
Democratic Republic of Congo
2011 - 2016
Project Malamu, a CDC/PEPFAR-funded project, takes a comprehensive approach to improving the continuum of care in HIV services in Kinshasa and Haut Katanga provinces. Malamu has focused on providing comprehensive services in Kinshasa, Lubumbashi and Likasi. These services include PMTCT, pediatric and adult HIV care and treatment, syphilis testing and treatment, counseling among victims of sexual and gender-based violence, TB/HIV co-infection identification and management, and male involvement. Project Malamu aims to increase the quality and coverage of a comprehensive group of health services in facility and community settings, while focusing on local ownership and sustainable approaches.