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Africare/South Africa

Injongo Yethu Project
Donors: CDC/Coca Cola Africa Foundation/Institute of Youth Development South Africa/PEPFAR
Location: Chris Hani, Amathole and Cacadu districts of Eastern Cape Province
Purpose: Provide technical support for a comprehensive HIV & AIDS program at the district level

Accomplishments:
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Counseled and HIV-tested 170,782 clients to date
-Administered HAART to 41,077 clients
-Provided care and support services to 71,443 clients, including 44,743 OVC made vulnerable due to HIV
-Achieved two consecutive years with zero cases of mother-to-child HIV transmission in 262 health facilities for those mothers who received the full PMTCT services