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Making universal social protection a reality cover Making universal social protection a reality for people living with HIV or Tuberculosis

Ensuring that populations who are living with, at risk of or affected by HIV and/or TB can effectively access prevention, diagnosis and treatment services is crucial.

2021
Cash Plus Project Brief Tanzania Cash Plus Project Brief - English , Tanzania Cash Plus Baseline Report , Tanzania Cash Plus Midline Report , Tanzania Cash Plus Midline Research Brief , Tanzania Cash Plus 3rd Round Report , Tanzania Cash Plus 3rd Round Research Brief

For adolescent boys and girls, transitioning to adulthood means facing significant social, health and economic risks.

2021
Non-contributory Social Protection cover Working paper: Non-contributory social protection and adolescents in Lower- and middle-income countries

This working paper from UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti makes the case for investing in social protection efforts for adolescents.

2021
HIV Sensitive Social Protection Fast Track Countries cover HIV Sensitive Social Protection in East and Southern Africa Fast Track Countries

This report presents the results of a mapping of HIV-sensitive social protection programmes in 15 'fast track' countries in eastern and southern Africa.

2021
Case transfer cover Research brief: Cash transfers - Past, present and future. Evidence and lessons learned from the Transfer Project

Building on previous summaries, this brief summarizes the current evidence and lessons learned from the Transfer Project after more than a decade of research on cash transfers in sub-Saharan Africa.

2021
Adolescent boy and girl looking at phone screen HIV Treatment, Care, and Support for Adolescents Living with HIV in Eastern and Southern Africa

Adolescents in Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) are key to achieving the global goal of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

2021
Adolescent mother with child UNICEF-ESA-Young-Mothers-HIV-Report-2020.pdf

Adolescent and young mothers are a priority population for UNICEF in Eastern and Southern Africa, including those who are affected by HIV.

2020
Adolescent girl jumping AGYW catalogue of available documents (spreadsheet) , AGYW repository navigation (slides)

The AGYW Programming & Implementation Repository contains resources relevant to AGYW programming that have been collated to support enhanced implementation and programming of Global Fund Catalytic Funding for HIV preve

2020
Case transfer cover Research brief: ‘Cash Plus’ - Linking cash transfers to services and sectors

This research brief defines 'cash plus' interventions, the menu of 'plus' components, and summarizes the evidence on their broad-ranging impacts.

2019
research on children and HIV published in Q2 of 2019 Research Summary - Q2 2019 Newsletter

The Learning Collaborative draws on scientific research published in the second quarter of 2019 to bring

HIV sensitive SP ESAR 2014-2018 cover HIV-Sensitive Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa initiative - final evaluation

This document evaluates the Expansion and Scale-Up of HIV-Sensitive Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa initiative, implemented by UNICEF in Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe from 2014-2018 with support

2018
Social Protection Policy Briefs (2018) Social Protection Policy Briefs (2018)

Social Protection and HIV: Research Implications for Policy by UNICEF, the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Inter-Agency Task Team on Children Affected by AIDS (RIATT-ESA) and the Coalition for Children Affect

2018
women at the heart cover Women - At the Heart of the HIV Response for Children.pdf

This publication shares the perspectives of women from all over the world, including policymakers and researchers, doctors and campaigners who are helping lead the HIV response for women and children.

2018
HIV-sensitive Social Protection - Report (2018) HIV-sensitive Social Protection - Report (2018)

HIV-sensitive Social Protection: With focus on creating linkages between social cash transfer programmes and HIV services describes an intervention aiming to strengthen the linkages between HIV services and nation

2018
Social protection: a Fast-Track commitment to end AIDS – Guidance for policy-makers, and people living with, at risk of or affected by HIV  cover Social protection: a Fast-Track commitment to end AIDS

This document from UNAIDS provides guidance on how to leverage and intensify the integration of HIV with social protection and other programmes for ending poverty and inequality.

2018
The Latest Science on HIV/AIDS Research Summary - January 2018 Newsletter.pdf 2017
Developing an Adolescent Operational Plan - Rwanda All In ESA - Blog Rwanda 2017.pdf

This article is part of the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) ALL IN Blog Series on Rwanda's operational plan for adolescent HIV and sexual and reproductive health

2017
Strengthening Adolescent Strategic Information: Revising Tools/Systems for Disaggregation All In ESA - Case Study 1 - Kenya 2017.pdf

This case study is part of the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) ALL IN Initiative on Kenya's revision of tools/systems for disaggregation to strengthen adolescent strategic information.

2017
Clinic-Community Collaboration Toolkit: Working together to improve PMTCT and paediatric HIV treatment, care and support. Clinic-Community Collaboration Toolkit

PATA and PACF have worked across 9 countries and strengthened 36 community-clinic collaborations through their partnership on the three-year C3 programme on collaboration between Clinics and Community-Based Organisations (

2017
Adolescent Participation - Mozambique All In ESA - Blog Mozambique 2017.pdf

This article is part of the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) ALL IN Blog Series on catalyzing adolescent participation around HIV in Mozambique. 

2017