Annual Partners Meeting in Dar es Salaam, on May 2013
The Benjamin William Mkapa HIV/AIDS Foundation (BMAF) is working in close partnership with the Government of United Republic of Tanzania, Non Governmental Organization, Development partners and Corporates to support the national efforts in response to HIV and AIDS pandemic and other health services.
We are a trusted partner of the Government of Tanzania whereas we work closely with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MOHSW) of both Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar; Prime Minister's Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PMO-RALG) and Presidents Office Public Service Management (POPSM).
Under the Ministry of Health & Social Welfare, the Foundation is particularly working closely with the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), the Directorate of Human Resource Development and Directorate of Personnel and Administration.
Partnership with the PMORALG is further extended and attached to the 161 Local Government Authorities, whereas the different initiatives led by BMAF Programmes are being operationalized in at least eighty percent of the country.
For the last seven years of our existence BMAF has being financially supported with various partners extending from the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Global Fund to fight against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM); Clinton Health Access Initiative; USAID;Irish aid and Abbott Fund
Royal Norwegian Ambassador, Inguinn Klepsvik given an orientation of Data collection and Dissemination at HMIS, Newala District Hospital.
We further partner with International organisations such as Intrahealth International and Management Science for Health in implementing the Tanzania Human Resource Capacity Project under the funding from USAID, which aims to strengthen Human Resource for Health within the country
To enhance harmonization and effective coordination of partners supporting BMAF, the Foundation called for its first time the annual partners meeting in May 2013. The main objective of the meeting was to bring together existing and potential BMAF partners, for acquaintance and sharing of the organizational wide strategy and performance, and discuss as well the organizational development. For more information about the meeting please click here
Partners who are supporting the Health sector in different avenues including HIV/AIDS, Maternal Newborn Health and Human Resources for Health.
We also welcome you to visit our programmes section under the website, for more information.
Other Development Partners that joins forces with BMAF in providing technical and financial assistance to the Health sector include the World Health Organization (WHO), Swiss Development Cooperation, Canadian International Development Agency, World Bank, GIZ, Royal Netherlands Embassy, Irish Aid and USAID. For further information on the development partners please visit their websites.
In year 2012, the Foundation expanded its partnership with Corporate sector for supporting the Mkapa Fellows Programme Phase 2, with the aim of enhancing country ownership and sustainability. This is largely focused on benefitting from the Corporate Social Responsibilities of existing in-country Corporate and Private sector. For more information click here
Nevertheless we have continued working hand in hand with other local organisations at national and district levels in advancing HIV/AIDS services and improving the district health systems, particularly Human Resource for Health.
The Government of Tanzania is committed to the equitable delivery of quality health services. Read more...
Mkapa Fellows is a pioneering, innovative human resources for health program that supports government efforts to tackle HIV/AIDS. Read more...
The Benjamin William Mkapa HIV/AIDS Foundation (BMAF) is collaborating with Intrahealth International to implement Tanzania Human Resources.
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