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Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights Project

ICOBI is currently implementing the Sexual Reproductive health and Rights program in South Western Uganda in districts of Ntungamo and Mbarara under Community Health Alliance Uganda (CHAU). The program is a five year and aims at contributing to improved sexual and reproductive health in Uganda through increasing access and use of quality, inclusive and integrated [...]

By |May 24th, 2017|Projects|0 Comments

Strengthening Community Health Plan For All

ICOBI with support from UPHSP funded by USAID is implementing a community mobilization activity for CHI in 4 districts of Uganda. The four target districts are Sheema and Rukungiri in Western Uganda and Jinja and Wakiso in central and Eastern Uganda. The overall goal of this proposed project is to contribute to the increased access [...]

By |April 15th, 2017|Projects|0 Comments

DO ART Study

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has tremendous potential to prevent HIV-associated morbidity, mortality and transmission.1,2 With reliable ART supply and monitoring, the life expectancy of HIV-positive persons in southern Africa is comparable to that of HIV-negative persons.2 However, HIV-associated mortality continues to be high among HIV-positive persons not diagnosed and not engaged in care. Of the 35 [...]

By |August 2nd, 2016|Projects|1 Comment

Sustainable Outcomes for Children and Youth (SOCY)– Central and Western Uganda

Project summary: ICOBI is implementing a household-based response to empower vulnerable children, youths and their caregivers to reduce their vulnerability and improve their wellbeing. The project is implemented in the Southwestern districts of Bushenyi, Rukungiri, Kiruhura, Kabale and Isingiro. The project targets to reach a total of 150453 direct beneficiaries (including vulnerable children and their [...]

By |July 6th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments

Community Health Plan for All

The ICOBI Community Health Plan for ALL is a community health strengthening project targeting households with individuals in organized groups of people already involved in financial saving activities like Savings and Credit Cooperatives (SACCOs), Village Savings and Lending Associations (VSLAs), Saving and Internal Lending Community (SILC groups) and other informal Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs). The [...]

By |July 4th, 2016|Projects|2 Comments

OVC Empower Project

Background ICOBI with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under the second round of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief - PEPFAR’s New Partners Initiative (NPI) implemented a household based response for OVC project in South Western Uganda. The project enhanced the ability of 19,000 OVC and their households to [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments

ICOBI SACCO

ICOBI SACCO is an end result of a protracted effort to alleviate poverty from such disadvantaged family households. It emerged from ICOBI Livelihoods Improvement Program (ICOLIP) an outcome of 2008/11 USAID supported Empower households to reduce vulnerability (EMPOWER) OVC Project. ICOBI SACCO was formally registered with Cooperatives in July 2011 and currently has a total [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments

Health Insurance Scheme Services and ICOCARE

ICOBI is a recognised national Health Management Organization (HMO) and is registered with Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) of Uganda. The purpose of ICOBI micro health insurance scheme is to deliver managed healthcare services of the highest standard to an expanding ICOBI membership and clientele as part of our social protection mission. ICOBI has a well-managed, [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments

SUSTAIN

Strengthening Uganda's Systems to Address AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN Project) SUSTAIN Project is being implemented by University Research Co. (URC), and its partners (TASO, Health Research, Inc., Initiatives, Inc. and ICOBI), Strengthening Uganda's Systems for Treating AIDS (SUSTAIN) is a five-year USAID funded project. ICOBI provides technical support for strengthening health facility - community linkages in [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments

Home Based VCT

Background: ICOBI received an award from PEPFAR through CDC to implement a project entitled “Provision of Full Access Home-Based (Door-to-Door) Confidential HIV Counseling and testing (HBHCT) and Basic Care in High HIV Prevalence Central districts of the Republic of Uganda in five years. This program which began in July 2008 aims to contribute to the [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Projects|0 Comments