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Program areas at Fhi 360
Hiv/aids - fhi360 provides state-of-the-art, customized interventions to address local needs and advocates for compassionate and resourced support to national governments and local communities. Programs and services are designed to change behavior, protect Health, promote prevention services, build strong Health systems, improve access to treatment and care, prevent mother to child hiv transmission, protect and support vulnerable children and monitor and evaluate programs. In addition to research, fhi360 has provided nearly 4 million people with counseling and testing services, and almost 1 million people with antiretroviral therapy globally.
Global Health, nutrition, and development - fhi360's global Health and nutrition porgrams work to strengthen Health systems, particularly in resource constrained settings. These programs help prevent and manage communicable diseases and reduce neglected tropical diseases. The organization develops strategies for preventing and managing chronic disease, integrating Health areas which produce efficiencies, and build consumer demand for evidence-based Health products and services. The role of nutrition in preventing disease and improving Health is continually evaluated and advocated. Fhi foundation supplements donor funds, to be used for research and internal development activitites.
Social, environmental, and economic development - fhi360's social programs engage youth as partners in development and agents for change. Gender equality is fostered between boys and girls beginning in early childhood and promotes gender equity to education and work, which reduces gender-based violence. Fhi360 promotes community solutions for protecting natural resources and encourages sustainable agriculture and land use practices. The economic development programs cultivate entrepreneurship indeveloping countries through micro-enterprise and micro-finance programs, which strengthens livelihood for the most-at-risk households.