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Applying Geospatial Tools to Rugg’s Staircase Method for Monitoring and Evaluation

This paper seeks to illustrate the important role geospatial analysis can have on monitoring and evaluation (M&E). It moves beyond the hypothetical scenarios that have been previously used in the literature to discuss specific, real world examples of how geospatial tools, methods, and techniques have been used to support M&E. 31 more words


We All Affect Each Other - Ours Is A Small World

Looking at the bigger picture, may I lay down some important points:

1. Many of those living with HIV are dependent on government funded treatment centers for their tablets. 354 more words

Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts: Uganda

Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts Uganda, 2013-2014

The Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts (PLACE) method is a monitoring tool to identify priority prevention areas in a country and the specific venues within these areas where AIDS prevention pro-grams should be focused. 118 more words


Death Meets Birth.... Heaven Meets Earth (Part 1)

I am a doctor,  I am HIV negative, and I lived a life of a slut, a horny dude out to catch anything that moves when I was a student,  yet somehow I survived the HIV plague…. 75 more words

Prepared for PrEP

What is it?
PrEP, or pre-exposure prophylaxis, is HIV medication that is taken by people at-risk of exposure to HIV. In the US it is already available and is marketed as ’Truvada’ ( emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate). 497 more words

Chokundya Chabantu (Food for the People)

I love learning. I especially love learning new things about ethnic food. The other day I stood by and watched as Adelina Banda and her assistant, Otiria Ngoma, prepared our first traditional Zambian lunch for 19 people. 738 more words


PHREAdom Leader: Hydeia Broadbent continues to educate about HIV/AIDS

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, “In 2012, the estimated number of diagnoses of HIV infection in the United States was 47,989. There were 38,160 diagnoses in adult and adolescent males and 9,586 in adult and adolescent females. 616 more words

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