Controlling HIV/AIDS by prevention, counselling, testing and socio-economic support

Basic data
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
D.R. Congo
Partner institution: 
Action pour la Paix, l´Education et le Developpement (APED)
City: 
Bukavu
Address: 
av. P.E.Lumumba n° 94-96 (ex. Bâtiment Hôtel KEBA) Ibanda, Bukavu, R.D. Congo
Local contact: 
Jules-Joseph Kanjira M.
Phone: 
+243 813184668
Implementing organisation
Name of institution: 
Medikamentenhilfswerk action medeor e.V.
Department: 
Aide Humanitaire et Coopération au Développement
Address: 
St. Töniser Str. 21
City: 
47918 Tönisvorst
Country: 
Germany
Local contact: 
Emmanuel Limi
Phone: 
02156-9788197
Type of project
Aim of the project: 
The ongoing project of meteor supports extended disease controlling in three regions by measures of awareness-raising among adolescents and pregnant women, as well as HIV-testing and counselling.
conducted since: 
11/2013
planned period: 
10/2016
Type: 
Medicine (clinical)
Community
HIV testing
Keywords: 
HIV, counselling, PTME, Sensibilisierung, psychosocial support
Staff
Number total staff: 
143; employees at APED (local): coordination and administration: 4; Assistants in the Project regions: 18; volunteers: 120; Employees at action medeor: Project referent: 1
Number medical staff (Doctors only): 
Cooperation with physicians and nurses of local hospitals and health centres
Number non-medical staff: 
143
Training
Possibility internship: 
Yes