the 20th International Conference on HIV/AIDS and STI’s in Africa (ICASA 2019)
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on March 29, 2019 Comments off
|Event Start Date:|
December 2, 2019
|Event End Date:|
December 7, 2019
Rwanda will host the 20th International Conference on HIV/AIDS and STI’s in Africa (ICASA 2019) with a theme: AIDS Free due to take place from 2nd to 7th December 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda at the Kigali Convention Centre.
The full address of the venue: The Convention Centre is located on Highway KN5, adjacent to the KG2 Roundabout, about 6 kilometers (4 mi) west of Kigali International Airport.
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Eradication of all barriers that could compromise the behaviour change of Rwandan population by way of which men, women and children are protected from HIV/AIDS and PLWHA are able to partake in the same rights as all citizens. ×
To promote, coordinate, monitor and evaluate activities of NGOs engaged in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Rwanda, Networking and advocacy for civil society involvement in all HIV/AIDS program and policy development in order to improve the living conditions of the affected communities
Increase civil society capacity to implement effective community responses on HIV & AIDS, Malaria, TB and non communicable diseases ;
Strengthen communities' influence in national programming and in national and international policies;
Strengthen the NGO Forum on HIV/AIDS as a partnership of strong national linking organizations for health promotion;
Enhance the capacity of members and other stakeholders to effectively respond to HIV & AIDS, Malaria, Tuberculosis, and non communicable diseases and their impact
Enhance greater participation of members and other stakeholders to advocate for development and implementation of policies on HIV & AIDS, Malaria, TB and non communicable diseases
Increase access to resources by members through mobilization, grant making and management
Increase access to resources by members through mobilization, grant making and accountability
Rwanda NGO Forum on HIV/AIDS upholds the following guiding principles:
Respect, transparency and accountability;
Anti-stigma and discrimination;
Commitment and good governance;
Civil Society commitment to National and international declarations.