amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

2015 Public Policy Awards

The projects listed below were awarded during the period October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015.
1 Funded with Support from the Open Society Foundations
2 Funded with support from MAC

United States
Implementation of Electronic Medical Record System
Project Director: Ron Simmons, PhD
Us Helping Us - People Into Living, Inc.
Washington, DC
$4,875

Harm Reduction Services and Overdose Prevention Advocacy in Puerto Rico
Project Director: Rafael Torruella, PhD
Intercambios Puerto Rico
Fajardo, Puerto Rico
$20,0001

International
Meaningful Engagement of People who Use Drugs (PUD) in Removing Legal Barriers towards access to antiretroviral treatment
Project Director: Edo Agustian
Persaudaraan Korban Napza Indonesia (PKNI)
Jakarta, Indonesia
$20,0001

Advocating for Human rights and access to health services for People Who Use Drugs (PWUD)
Project Director: Happy Leonard Assan
Tanzania network for people who use drugs
Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania
$10,0001

Project ACE
Project Director: Shaun Shelly
TB/HIV Care Association
Cape Town, South Africa
$19,4661

Qualitative Assessment of Budget Development and the Improvement of Health Outcomes
Project Director: Nhlanhla Ndlovu
Centre for Economic Governance and AIDS in Africa
Howick, South Africa
$39,9452