Training Calendar 2016
Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child And Adolescent Health Advocacy Meeting at State House, Entebbe on 16th September 2016
The Executive Director AIDS Information Centre on the second coronation ceremony of Isembatu the Kyabazinga of Busoga Kingdom
Kampala Capital City Authority award to AIC as one of the best performing implementation partners in the city.
The First Lady shaking hands with Director Programs and Planning, Dr Nkoyoyo Abdallah while appreciating the work done by the NOC of the EMTCT campaigns
The Executive Director, Mrs Gandhi Sheila Birungi shaking hands with the First Lady as AIC was being appreciated for the great work it has done in the EMTCT struggle.

World AIDS Day Message 2016

On 1st December 2016, AIDS AIC is joining the Country and the International Community to commemorate the World AIDS day (WAD) under the Theme: Joining hands to scale up HIV Prevention”. AIC through the 9 Regional Centres of Excellence namely Kampala, Jinja, Mbale, Mbarara, Arua, Lira, Soroti, Kabale and Karamoja and the various development partners such as United Nations Population fund (UNFPA), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), World Education Bantwana/Better Outcomes Project, Global Fund for HIV/TB and Health systems strengthening, USAID MSH/Star East, USAID/EGPAF- R-HITES and other stakeholders will support the Ministry of Health (MOH) and Uganda AIDS Commission (UAC) to raise awareness about the HIV/AIDS epidemic; take stock of achievements; commemorate those who have passed away; and  rededicate herself to the HIV&AIDS response.

 

AIC will use the WAD week and day as a platform to create awareness and advocacy, community mobilization and re-energizing the role of leaders at household, community and national levels towards HIV Prevention and control.

We shall provide Free accelerated Behaviour Change Communication (BCC), HIV Counselling and testing (HCT) and linkage of those tested HIV Positive to care and support.

Our Headquarters and the Regional Centres will work hand in hand with the National organizing Committee (NOC) and District organizing committees (DOC) and the various sub committees to ensure a successful WAD Commemoration. Read Full message here

Highlights

Renewed commitment to fight HIV/AIDS

While Uganda has made remarkable progress in respect to addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic, the recent AIDS indicator survey (UAC,2011) showed HIV prevalence rate of 7.3% among people aged 15-49 years which is still high. Currently, the total number of People Living with HIV and AIDS is estimated to be 1,486,642 in 2014, new HIV infections have declined from 128,068 in 2009 to  about 99,000 in 2014 while annual HIV Death has reduced from 52,799  in 2009 to 32,890.