NewsNovember 13, 2019
Nyamagana PLHIV Cluster established CTC pediatric club by support fromUSAID
NACOPHA through Nyamagana MC Cluster in Mwanza region identified and partnered with Sure WAVE Foundation to strengthen the established club of Children and Adolescents Living with HIV(A/CLHIV), to provide HIV services to ensure they have a good quality of life, with the right of access to all basic of human rights like any other person. Formation of this club led...Continue Reading
NACOPHA collaborated with TARURA to provide HIV awareness in Mwanza region
The National Council of People living with HIV (NACOPHA) collaborated with Tanzania Rural and Urban Road Agency (TARURA) Mwanza office, to conducted public sensitization sessions, offer voluntary counselling for HIV and testing services in road construction sites at Ilemela district, Buzuruga Ward in Nundu Village in Mwanza region. The sessions took place in April 2022 where site workers were sensitizing...Continue Reading
PLHIV Empowerment groups from Tanga City Council Cluster participated in World TB Day 2022.
On 24 March every year, the world commemorates World TB Day, to raise awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of tuberculosis (TB) and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. This year, the National event was held at Tangamano grounds in the Tanga region where the Guest of Honor was Minister of Health, Hon...Continue Reading
NACOPHA in collaboration with CSP conducted training on Gender Based Violence
National Council of People Living with HIV Tanzania (NACOPHA), conducted training on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in collaboration with the Civil Social Protection Foundation for Women and Children Living with HIV, Treatment Advocate(TAs), empowerment groups and Local Government leaders from villages and wards in selected Councils for the support and oversight of TreatmentAdvocates by Government structures to address HIV related stigma...Continue Reading
World Aids Day 2021 – End Inequalities, End AIDS, End Pandemics
Each year on 1 December, the world commemorates World AIDS Day (WAD). People around the world unite to show support for people living with HIV and to remember those who have died from AIDS-related illnesses. World AIDS Day National event was held in Mbeya and launched by Mbeya Regional Commissioner Hon Juma Homera at Ruandanzovwe grounds in Mbeya region. The...Continue Reading
National Platform of Women Living with HIV/AIDS Inauguration.
The introduction of a platform for National Women Living with HIV (WLHIV) was conducted at Usungilo Hall in the Mbeya region, where the Guest of Honour was Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Prime Minister's office Mr. Kasper Mmuya who congratulated NACOPHA for formulating this platform and its diversity of having members from different regions countrywide. WLHIV was formulated ending of...Continue Reading
Commemoration of 16 days of ending Gender Based Violence
Sixteen (16) Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence is an annual global campaign that kicks off on 25th November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Children and runs until 10th December, Human Rights Day, which provides an opportunity to partners and key stakeholders unite around the world and reflect on their contribution in response to gender based...Continue Reading
US Ambassador in Tanzania Hon.Donald J.Wright Participated in WAD 2021 – Mbeya
United States Ambassador to Tanzania Hon Donald J. Wright commended the National Council of People Living with HIV(NACOPHA), for its efforts towards achieving Global and National objectives of 95 95 95 by 2030, together with its efforts to raise the voice of People living with HIV in Tanzania by ensuring that they are accessing their basic human right like any...Continue Reading
Itigi PLHIV formed a new cluster
People living with HIV (PLHIV) NACOPHA from Itigi district council in Singida region formed a new Cluster, which has a total of 30 members (Male:10, Female:20) as part of important aspect in HIV response at the community level. The CHAC of Itigi Municipal Council Mr.Yona Lotti participated in establishing the new Cluster and election of Cluster leaders, which took place...Continue Reading
Government has applauded Mbeya City Council PLHIV Cluster for suppressing viral load to 96%.
Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labor, Employment, Youth and the Disabled, Hon, Jenista Mhagama visit NACOPHA Mbeya City Council PLHIV cluster to strengthen the 'Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership' between NACOPHA and Government, and to oversee PLHIV Clusters progress and challenges as part of the government's efforts to strengthen the PLHIV Clusters...Continue Reading