HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Directorate

About the directorate

The University HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Directorate was established in 2007 G.C  so as to coordinate and mobilize the over all activities and efforts of HIV/AIDS prevention, control and care and support program of  the university.

The University recognizes that HIV and AIDS is not only a health issue, but one which concerns the entire University community (students, academic & administrative staff) and our society in every possible aspect. The University is committed to play an active role in its Students, academic staffs, administrative working groups and the surrounding communities by mitigating the impact of HIV/AIDS through capacity building, exploring & applying research findings, new innovative technologies and community based services.

Mission

To play a leadership role in HIV/AIDS prevention, control, care and support in the pursuit and development of knowledge of students, staff and community through quality and relevant teaching, research, consultancy and community service".

Vision

To be a leading centre of excellence in the pursuit, development, dissemination and preservation of knowledge regarding HIV AIDS pandemic through the continuum of interventions, i.e. prevention, treatment, care and support at both the university and individual, family and community levels and the general population.

Objective of the directorate

AIDS Resource Center

Partners or Collaborators

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Office Phone: +251 462 206975
P.O.Box:  05
Hawassa University
Hawassa, Ethiopia