Project profile — Response to Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV/AIDS: Youth and Women


Université de Montréal - Office of Research Services and Development (CA-CRA_ACR-2108160995)
2010-03-26 - 2013-07-31
Global Affairs Canada
KFM Intl Dev Partnerships & Operations

Country / region 

• Madagascar (100.00%)


• Population Policies/Programmes And Reproductive Health: STD control including HIV/AIDS (13040) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (not targeted)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (significant objective)
• Youth Issues (significant objective)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (principal objective)


The project aims to strengthen the expertise of a multidisciplinary team of health professionals and scientists from Madagascar trained through the University Partnerships in Cooperation and Development Program (Tier 2). This team is responsible for developing the expertise of the Befelatanana University Hospital staff (University of Antananarivo) in the fight against sexually transmitted infections and HIV/AIDS through early detection, treatment and care of infected people, prevention of mother to child HIV transmission, and awareness-raising and education for women and youth.

Expected results 


Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Transaction Date Type Value
11-10-2013 Disbursement -$60,002
11-10-2013 Disbursement $60,002
11-10-2013 Disbursement $60,003
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Other technical assistance
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