Health

Diane Yoder of the African Well Fund at a WASH project in Ghana. Photo: Alexandra Seegers
Diane Yoder of the African Well Fund at a WASH project in Ghana. Photo: Alexandra Seegers

African Well Fund

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“African Well Fund has raised more than $1 million to provide clean, safe water to 300,000 people in more than 15 countries in the past 10 years.”
— Diane Yoder, African Well Fund Board Member

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Maimounata Sawadogo cares for her family despite being HIV positive.
Maimounata Sawadogo cares for her family despite being HIV positive.

Regaining Hope

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Two years ago, Maimounata Sawadogo’s husband became sick and lost his job as an ambulance driver. Just at that time, she learned that she was HIV positive

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Tracking Vulnerability: Lessons Learned Using Vulnerability Indicators in the Gikongoro Food Security/HIV/AIDS Initiative in Rwanda

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This paper provides a brief overview of the use of two standard indicators (the quantitative Months of Adequate Household Food Provisioning [MAHFP] and the Food Security Community Capacity Index [FSCCI]) and one project specific vulnerability index indicator to assess and monitor vulnerability in the general project intervention area as a whole and particularly for HIV-affected households.

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