Head Association: Community of Sant’Egidio
Description: The main objective of this project is to support and strengthen the activities of the laboratory of the DREAM Center of Arusha, in order to increase the quality of services.
In 2012 the center served about 1200 people living with HIV, of which 210 were children between the ages of 0-14. By 2013 the number of patients assisted has risen to about 1,400.
The activities for the project were:
- Optimizing working procedures
- Procurement of reagents and consumables
- Hematology and biochemistry analyses
- CD4 count (measure of immune system function) and viral load
Beneficiaries: 1,400 people living with HIV
Project Start Date: 2013
Project End Date: 2014