Post of “NURSE” – Drug User Program; HIV Component – Global Fund Grant
The Ministry of Health is the Principal Recipient of 3 grants amounting over US$ 8.7 million awarded by the Global Fund for the period 01st January 2019 to 31st December 2021. The components (on project support) are involved in the prevention and control of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis, as well as the prevention of reintroduction of Malaria in Sri Lanka (on budget support).
The HIV Grant mainly supports the people who are at higher risk of getting infected with HIV. One such program is the Comprehensive HIV prevention program for people who use/inject drugs. Applications are called from qualified and experienced individuals particularly to support this prevention program for people who use/inject drugs.
Selected employee will work under the supervision of the Director - National STD/AIDS Control Program (NSACP)/ Project Manager – HIV Component. The position will be based at the Project Implementation Unit, Medi-House, Colombo 10.More