Health and Wellbeing

Newly opened Hurungwe Safe Shelter to respond to GBV

Newly opened Hurungwe Safe Shelter to respond to GBV

FACT Zimbabwe Executive Director, Gertrude Shumba (left) with Mashonaland West Ministry of Women Affairs Community Small to Medium Enterprise Development Provincial Development Officer, Mr Patrick Rangwani during the official opening of the Hurungwe Safe Shelter. HURUNGWE- FACT Zimbabwe with support from UNFPA through the European Union sponsored Spotlight Initiative officially opened the Hurungwe Safe Shelter …

Nyanga Local Rights Programme

The current strategy for the Nyanga Local Rights Program was developed in 2014 through consultative meetings with community members focusing on reduction of identified challenges which were gender based violence, teenage pregnancies and child marriages. The program is funded by ACTIONAID INTERNATIONAL ZIMBABWE (AAIZ) targeting women, girls, men, boys and traditional leaders in wards 4, …

ART Program

ART Program

Mutare Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) Clinic (Treatment and Care Program) With funding from USAID through PSI, Mutare ART Clinic continued providing services in 2016 with an ultimate goal of preventing mortality and morbidity targeting key populations (KPs) in Mutare urban and Chipinge districts. Key populations who were reached included transactional sex workers. FACT managed to work …

Health and Wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing

The Health and Wellbeing Pillar aims to reduce the number of new infections in intervention sites. Through the Health and HIV initiatives, FACT empowers vulnerable groups such as women, youths, the disabled and children to claim their rights to access treatment, care and support. The pillar will also strengthen women and girls to challenge and …

Behaviour Change Program

The Behaviour Change Program (BC) – HIV Prevention The Behaviour Change (BC) program focuses on transformation of individual and group behaviour as a means to reduce new HIV incidences. The overall goal of the program is to create demand and uptake for health related service and contribute to improved sexual and reproductive health outcomes through …

Forbes Road Wellness Clinic

Forbes Road Wellness Clinic With support from Global Fund through the North Star Alliance, FACT continued to work with key populations at its Forbes Road Wellness Cross Border Project which targets sex workers and long distance truck drivers. The project is situated at the Forbes Border Post, entry to Mozambique. In 2016, the project continued …

Gender and Church Partnerships

Gender and Church Partnerships

  Funded by The Evangelical Alliance Relief Fund (Tearfund) UK, this program is now in its third year of implementation. The programme started in 2012 and ending in 2016. The programme’s main goal is to improve the quality of life of women in Zimbabwe and it is entitled, “Addressing gender based HIV drivers that are …

Migration Health Corridor

Since March 2014, FACT has been implementing a project entitled: “Migration Health Corridor Project: Prevention, Treatment, Care and Adherence Support for Mobile Populations Project” supported by USAID, Medicines Science for Health (MSH) & Hospice and Palliative care Association of Zimbabwe (HOSPAZ).The goal of the project is to reduce the vulnerability and risks of the migrant …