Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Ethiopia

Name: Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Ethiopia Partnership


Duration: October 2016 – March 2018


Overview: The Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Ethiopia Partnership is among CDC Ethiopia, Federal Ministry of Health Ethiopia and Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Secretariat, including Pathfinder and Grounds for Health as implementing partners. The partnership aims to increase demand and access to quality cervical cancer screening and prevention services to women, especially those living with HIV/AIDS (and receiving anti-retroviral therapy) in target regions (Oromia Region, Southern Nations and Nationality Peoples Region, Harari Region and Addis Ababa). It also supports procurement of commodities and supplies and training of health workers to ensure visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) screening, cryotherapy and Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP) screening and treatment services are available to 10,000 at-risk women at 22 additional health facilities. The project fits within the Ethiopian National Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control Guidelines and is aligned with the Ethiopia Federal Ministry of Health’s plan for comprehensive provision of screen-and-treat services across Ethiopia.


Cardno’s Role: Cardno provides PPP Management; Funds Management; Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting; and Communications & Knowledge Management


Program Area: Cervical Cancer Prevention (CCP); Key Population Prevention (KPP); Health Systems Strengthening (HSS)


Funding Partners: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Division of Global HIV/AIDS & Tuberculosis; Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Secretariat


Implementing Partner: Grounds for Health; Pathfinder


Host Government Partner: Ministry of Health Ethiopia


Contact: For more information contact us at vance.whitfield@cardno.com.

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