Goal of the Project: Project is meant to assist the partner countries in establishing the necessary infrastructure to offer low-cost measures for reduction of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
Funding Agency: Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Limited (IL&FS)
Span & Area of Project: November 2010 onwards. 25 Districts of Gujarat State (with workforce of 134 Out Reach Workers)
• Tracking and reporting number and percentage of HIV infected pregnant women and their babies receiving a complete course of ARV prophylaxis to reduce the risk of MTCT.
• Tracking and reporting percentage of Infants born to HIV infected women who receive an HIV test within 2 months of birth.
• Promote institutional delivery of positive pregnant women.
• Conduct pregnant positive women/care taker’s support group meetings.