GM-0008: Strengthening the Capacity of a sub-Saharan African Organization to Deliver Gender Technical Assistance Project

    Award Period:
    July 01, 2013 to September 30, 2016

 Country: Ethiopia, South Africa  |  Associated APC Country Office: USA - Washington, DC

Community Health Matters Focus Area:

Through a grant awarded under Advancing Partners & Communities (APC), Sonke Gender Justice Network provides technical assistance and training for family planning (FP) programs to strengthen human resources, financial management, and monitoring and evaluation systems. The goal of this support is to promote gender equality and improve access to and use of FP and reproductive health (RH) services. The project works to build organizational capacity and strengthen community education and community mobilization, communications, policy advocacy materials, and models to achieve a better integration of RH and FP into gender, GBV, and HIV-focused work.

Keywords: Ethiopia, South Africa, capacity building, family planning, gender, sexual and reproductive health, training