Young Dominicans diagnosed with HIV/AIDS face barriers to services that would improve their quality of life. Red Nacional de Jóvenes Viviendo Con VIH/SIDA (REDNAJCER) analyzes, organizes and reports on the services available and promotes the rights of this excluded population. At the IAF, we support community-led solutions to strengthen governance in the Dominican Republic. REDNAJCER’s activities ensure healthy families and strengthen the social fabric of communities.
|Project:||Location:||Years active:||IAF grant funding:||Counterpart commitment:||Direct beneficiaries:||Indirect beneficiaries:||Program areas:|
|Citizen oversight of health services for HIV+ people||Dominican Republic||2015 – 2019||$292,184||$109,232||22,400 individuals||civic engagement
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On his recent travel column, New York Times “explorer” Michael Benanav takes his readers on a trek through Bolivia’s cordillera and into world depicted in the extravagant tapestries of the Jalq’a people, where “animals with wildly exaggerated features are shown alongside mythical creatures called khurus, which include hunchback dragons and Read more ›