HIV/AIDS

Isaac Lengwe – A Happy Story of Survival & Success PCI’s Orphan and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Program

Zambia, Africa - It was New Year’s Day, 2005. All around her people were celebrating the beginning of a new year. But not Edith Lengwe. “I looked at my child and could not stop crying. Who was going to take care of me and my child and our many needs?” Edith’s story is sad and [...]

By | 2017-12-06T14:29:30+00:00 February 1st, 2014|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Hardship, Health, HIV/AIDS, Youth, Zambia|

Isaac Lengwe: A Story of Survival and Success

PCI’s Orphan and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Program Zambia, Africa - It was New Year’s Day, 2005. All around her, people were celebrating the beginning of a new year. But not Edith Lengwe. “I looked at my child and could not stop crying. Who was going to take care of me and my child and our [...]

World AIDS Day 2013

30 Years Later, Working Harder Than Ever For a World without HIV/AIDS Globally, 35.3 million people are living with HIV, 70% of whom live in Sub-Saharan Africa. Despite the decades-long efforts by millions of dollars and people dedicated to finding a cure for AIDS, prevention remains the most effective defense against the spread of HIV/AIDS. [...]

PCI Taking the Lead on Strengthening HIV Testing Facilities

By Arti Bhanot Knowledge Management & Learning Specialist at PCI India PCI India’s pioneering work on quality improvement in HIV laboratory services HIV testing labs reach out to about 20 million clients across India. PCI, since 2009, implements the country’s only HIV testing laboratory strengthening project (PRATIBHA) with funding from U.S. Centers for Disease Prevention [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:20:02+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, From the Leadership, Health, HIV/AIDS, India|