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
leadership and education
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Centro de Educação Popular e Formação Social (CEPFS), an IAF grantee partner since 2010, took a top honor at the ceremony awarding Von Martius Prizes for Sustainability during the annual Ecogerma Conference that took place in Sao Paulo on Sept. 30 and Oct 1 hosted by the Brazil-Germany Chamber of Read more ›