HIV Prevention Strategies among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa

Nikola Benin

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Deadline: 20 December 2016

The National Institute of Mental Health, an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Understanding and Addressing the Multi-level Influences on Uptake and Adherence to HIV Prevention Strategies among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa”.

The goal of this initiative is to look at the multiple levels of influence on adolescent girls and young women’s (AGYW) behavior from the individual level, to her partners, family members and peers as well as cultural, social norms and structural factors that may influence uptake and adherence to prevention strategies.

Aims

  • Enhance the understanding of the multi-level factors that influence HIV prevention strategy use among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Develop and test novel interventions to address these factors and enhance the uptake and adherence to HIV prevention strategies among AGYW in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • How to Apply

    Interested applicants can apply electronically via given website.

    For more information, visit grant.gov.

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