Develop, Implement, and Sustain High-Quality Comprehensive Facility and Community-Based HIV 95-95-95 Cascade Activities for Children, Adolescents, and Adults in Cameroon under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
December 5th, 2023
Close Date
February 21st, 2024
Total Funding
$0.00
Award Ceiling
$0.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
4
Opportunity No.
CDC-RFA-GH-24-0092

Agency

Centers for Disease Control - CGH (HHS-CDC-CGH)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Centers for Disease Control - CGH is seeking to develop, implement, and sustain high-quality comprehensive facility and community-based HIV 95-95-95 cascade activities for children, adolescents, and adults in Cameroon under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). This cooperative agreement aims to support strategies for improving HIV prevention, case identification, linkage, same-day ART initiation, ART adherence and retention, prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT), early infant diagnosis (EID), TB/HIV integration, viral load (VL) testing and suppression (VLS), HIV drug resistance testing, HIV surveillance, management of advanced HIV disease (AHD) and other HIV comorbidities including non-communicable diseases (NCDs), continuous use of patient-level data to inform clinical decision-making and improve patient outcomes, including the implementation of district-based programming to coordinate services delivery for health systems strengthening. The recipient(s) will be expected to implement innovative strategies to achieve and sustain the UNAIDS 95-95-95 goals across all subpopulations and provide technical assistance, capacity building, and differentiated models of case identification, care, and treatment across the HIV and HIV/TB clinical cascade including but not limited to infants, children, adolescents, men, pregnant and breastfeeding women (PBFW), and key and priority populations (KPs/PPs). The total funding amount for Year 1 is approximately $60,000,000, subject to the availability of funds. The application deadline is February 21, 2024, and electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 pm ET on the listed application due date. For more information, contact Emily Dale at pepfarfoas@cdc.gov.

Description

The Award Ceiling for Year 1 is 0 (none). CDC anticipates an Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding amount of $60,000,000 for Year 1, subject to the availability of funds.This NOFO will build on HIV case finding and comprehensive clinical services and support the implementation of direct service delivery (DSD) and technical assistance (TA) to 10 regions in Cameroon. Activities will support strategies for improving HIV prevention, case identification, linkage, same-day ART initiation, ART adherence and retention, prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT), early infant diagnosis (EID), TB/HIV integration, viral load (VL) testing and suppression (VLS), HIV drug resistance testing, HIV surveillance, management of advanced HIV disease (AHD) and other HIV comorbidities including non-communicable diseases (NCDs), continuous use of patient-level data to inform clinical decision-making and improve patient outcomes, including the implementation of district-based programming to coordinate services delivery for health systems strengthening. Recipient(s) will be expected to implement innovative strategies to achieve and sustain the UNAIDS 95-95-95 goals across all subpopulations and provide TA, capacity building, and differentiated models of case identification, care, and treatment across the HIV and HIV/TB clinical cascade including but not limited to infants, children, adolescents, men, pregnant and breastfeeding women (PBFW), and key and priority populations (KPs/PPs). The recipient(s) will also contribute toward ensuring programmatic gains are sustained with greater engagement and ownership by the Government of the Republic of Cameroon (GRC).

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant