Direct-Acting Antivirals for HIV/HCV Co-Infected

EQUIP local implementing partner in Ukraine, Alliance for Public Health, is implementing Direct-Acting Antivirals (DAA)-based Hepatitis C treatment for more than 1,500 HIV/HCV co-infected and HCV mono-infected key populations across the country. Alliance for Public Health is piloting a community supported treatment model, which is significant in reaching key populations and engaging them in HCV care. [...]

Oct 31st, 2017|Ukraine|

Partnerships in Ukraine

EQUIP is proud to introduce our Hepatitis C Demonstration Project partner, the Public Health Center of  Ukraine . As a state institution under the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, their priorities are to: promote public health as one of the most significant values of the country and its nation; preserve health and productive life of the [...]

Oct 30th, 2017|Ukraine|

Community Based ART

Significant improvements have been made worldwide in terms of people receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART), but the reality remains that 3 in 5 people living with HIV are not receiving ART [2013]. Let's look at the numbers and the strategy of community based ART, and how EQUIP provides this as a core programmatic service to to help [...]

Lifesaving Treatment for Hepatitis C Patients in Ukraine

– Today, USAID/Ukraine, along with the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Centre for Public Health, and the EQUIP Consortium, announced the launch of the first Hepatitis C virus (HCV) test and treat demonstration project in Ukraine. Within the next three years, more than 8, 000 people will be tested for HCV and HIV. Around 4, 000 of [...]

Jul 28th, 2017|Ukraine|