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Fishing industry of Mauritania; Strengthening public-private partnership and developing a strategy for sustainability of programs against HIV / AIDS and tuberculosis in conjunction with HIV

Region
Africa subsarienne
Country
Mauritanie
Place
Nouakchott, Nouadhibou and western coast
Overall project value (EUR)
35 000€
Origin of funding
Partenaire Contre le Sida
Duration in month
1p*months
Start date
03/2008
End date
05/2008
Project description
The global objective of the action consists in helping businesses in the fishing industry to measure the impact of HIV / AIDS on their members, to have a vision for short and medium term actions to initiate and to better mobilize their leaders and other actors in innovative action.
Service description
Specific objectives:
• Measuring the impact of HIV / AIDS on the work of a few companies in the fishing industry.
• Appreciate the commitment of business leaders and technical and financial partners on the subject and, where applicable, factors that hinder this commitment.
• Make recommendations for actions to undertake short or medium term.
• Propose strategies and actions for an effective response in the fight against HIV / AIDS in the fisheries sector.
• Identify partnerships to create or strengthen the technical and financial assistance for the implementation of proposed actions.

The results were:
• The company managers and leaders of professional organizations have access to objective measuring the impact of HIV / AIDS on businesses (in human productivity).
• National and international private actors are sentitized about the HIV / AIDS promematics within their in companies.
• Clear Interventions and priorities are provided for these companies in the short and medium term. Technical and financial partnerships are proposed to help implement actions.