Orphans & Affected Families: Links
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AIDS Orphans Education Trust
NGO based in Jinja, Uganda, that works to provide formal and/or vocational education to AIDS orphans. n.d.
Association François-Xavier Bagnoud
The Association undertakes a range of humanitarian initiatives focused on children and HIV/AIDS. n.d.
Bernard van Leer Foundation
The Bernard van Leer Foundation funds and shares knowledge about work in early childhood development (ECD). Its Web site contains information on the foundation's worldwide projects, a diary of ECD events, links to ECD resources, and a collection of foundation publications which are available for download or order. n.d.
Children in Need Network
Children in Need Network (CHIN) is a network of over 70 organisations serving children in need in Zambia. It provides its members with information and training to help them be more effective in their work with children. It facilitates networking so that these organisations can learn from each other's experiences. And it strives to promote awareness of the needs and rights of children in Zambia. n.d.
Child Rights Information Network (CRIN)
CRIN is a global network that disseminates information about the Convention on the Rights of the Child and child rights among nongovernmental organisations, United Nations agencies, intergovernmental organisation, educational institutions, and other child rights experts. n.d.
CINDI-Children in Distress, South Africa
Informal consortium of NGOs based in Pietermaritzburg advocating for children affected by AIDS. n.d.
Community-Based Care in the Developing World: Related Resources
HIV InSite's collection of material on international community-based care programs. n.d.
E-Support Center, Family Centered Care of Orphans and Vulnerable Children
This is a website with online tools intended to
support families caring for orphans and vulnerable
children in India. Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India.
Family Health International
Formed in 1971, FHI is a leader among nonprofit international public health organizations, managing research and field activities in more than 70 countries to meet the public health needs of some of the world's most vulnerable people. n.d.
Hope for African Children Initiative
Community-based effort for children orphaned by AIDS or whose parents are ill or dying of AIDS-related causes. n.d.
Keep A Child Alive
This website aims to provide antiretroviral treatment to children and their families with HIV/AIDS in Africa and the developing world by directly engaging the global public in the fight against AIDS. The site contains information on ART treatment and scale-up, nutrition projects, fundraising, and news related to children and orphans affected by HIV and AIDS.
Keep A Child Alive.
Organization provides psychosocial support to orphans and vulnerable children and youth in sub-Saharan Africa. Based in Zimbabwe. n.d.
Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children Support Toolkit
This is an electronic library of resources and
tools intended to provide support of orphans and
vulnerable children (OVC). The toolkit contains
500 resources on subjects that are important for
the care of OVC, such as situation assessments,
access to education, psychosocial support, and
monitoring and evaluation. The resources are
organized into seven subject areas related to OVC
support work: running a program, health and
nutrition, education, psychosocial support,
economic strengthening, living environments and
children?s rights. FHI 360, International HIV/AIDS Alliance.
Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative for Children Affected by AIDS (REPSSI)
A five-year project aimed at improving psychosocial assistance for children affected by HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa. n.d.
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS n.d.
Includes publications and links related to children affected by HIV/AIDS. n.d.
Unite for Children: Unite Against AIDS
This UNICEF campaign aims to provide a child-focused framework for national HIV programs with four goals: preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission, providing pediatric treatment, preventing infection among adolescents and young people, and protecting and supporting children affected by HIV/AIDS. n.d.
USAID Displaced Children and Orphans Fund
Includes reports and descriptions of country-level activities. USAID also maintains an archive of the Children Affected by AIDS(CABA) online discussion. n.d.
The World Health Organization's HIV/AIDS Web site. n.d.
World Bank, Early Child Development
Includes numerous links to organizations and publications related to children and caregivers affected by HIV/AIDS. n.d.