موسسه همکاری و انکشاف برای افغانستان

دافغانستان لپاره دمرستی او پرمختیا مؤسسه

Strengthening Scaling Up Malaria Prevention and Case Management to Improve Health Status in Afghanistan

SUB-RECIPIENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME AND AGENCY FOR ASSISTANCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF AFGHANISTAN (AADA)

 FOR A PROJECT FUNDED BY

THE GLOBAL FUND TO FIGHT AIDS, TUBERCULOSIS AND MALARIA

 

Project Name: Strengthening Scaling Up Malaria Prevention and Case Management to Improve Health Status in Afghanistan

The United Nations Development Programme (“UNDP”) has been selected as an Implementing Partner of the project in Afghanistan. UNDP has entered into a Grant Agreement with The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, to implement the Project in the Host Country as a Principal Recipient. In accordance with the Grant Agreement, UNDP as a Principal Recipient may provide funding to other entities to carry out activities contemplated under the Project as Sub-recipients. The Sub-recipient indicated in this Agreement is Agency for Assistance and Development of Afghanistan (AADA), registered with the Ministry of Economy as an national non-governmental registration under the laws of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, with the mandate to organizing the poor using communities’ own human and material resources;

UNDP and AADA have, on the basis of their respective mandates, a common aim in the furtherance of sustainable human development. UNDP and AADA agree that activities shall be carried out without discrimination, direct or indirect, because of race, ethnicity, religion or creed, status of nationality or political belief, gender, disability, or any other circumstances. On the basis of mutual trust and in the spirit of friendly cooperation, UNDP and AADA have entered into this Agreement.

AADA entered into a sub-recipient agreement with UNDP, dated 01 April 2016 to 31 December 2017; this agreement then extended from 1st January 2017 and will expire on 31st December 2017. The project covers four provinces, Nangarhar, Faryab, Samangan and Takhar, where AADA implements BPHS.

Target group/beneficiaries for this project is general population of the whole province, with priority on high and medium risk provinces, strata 1 and 2 respectively; major focus is on pregnant women, children under five age group and other key vulnerable population such as returnees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and nomads.

 

Funding Agency:

UNDP

Start Date:

April, 2016

End Date:

December, 2017

Geographical Coverage:

Nangarhar, Faryab, Takhar and Samangan

Objectives:

Project Objectives:

1.      To reduce malaria morbidity by 85% in all malaria stratum by the end of 2017;

2.      To reduce malaria mortality to 0 by the end of 2017;

3.      To reduce the incidence of P. falciparum malaria to sporadic cases by the end of 2017 with a vision to completely interrupt transmission of P.f. by 2020;

4.      To reduce malaria morbidity in high risk area (stratum one districts) by 80% by the end of 2017.    

Scope of Work:

·        Case Management / Facility-based treatment / Training of health staff at health facilities;

·        Improvement of malaria diagnostic;

·        Standardize Malaria Treatment at all health facilities;

·        Case Management / Integrated community case management (ICCM) / Training of Community Health Workers;

·        Case Management / Private sector;

·        LLIN Distribution;

 

 

Objective & indicator Number

Output/coverage indicator (Seven main indicators)

Cumulative Target April 2016-December 2016

Cumulative Target January 2017-December 2017

VC-1

Number of long-lasting insecticidal nets distributed to at-risk populations through mass campaigns

278146

 

557876

 

VC-3

VC-3: Number of long-lasting insecticidal nets distributed to targeted risk groups through continuous distribution

95168

106262

 

CM-1a

CM-1a: Number of suspected malaria cases that receive a parasitological test at public sector health facilities

301369

325123

 

CM-2a

CM-2a: Number of confirmed malaria cases that received first-line antimalarial treatment according to national policy at public sector health facilities

38422

 

40930

 

CM-1b

CM-1b: Number of suspected malaria cases that receive a parasitological test in the community

44345

47840

 

CM-2b

CM-2b: Number of confirmed malaria cases that received first-line antimalarial treatment according to national policy in the community

13689

14583

 

Output 1

Number of health practitioners trained on RDTs and MTG

221

32

Output 2

Number of Health Facility lab technicians trained on microscopy and RDTs

137

33

Output 3

Number of CHS trained

67

0

Output 4

Number of CHS competed refresher training

232

42

Output 5

Number of CHWs trained

 

746

179

Output 6

Number of CHWs completed refresher training

2256

1753

Output 7

Number of private practitioners trained on diagnosis, treatment and reporting (NA)

350

232

Output 8

Number of private lab technicians trained on diagnosis  (NA)

170

49