Total E&P Uganda, Bv (TEPU) in response to the high risk of HIV/AIDS infection in petroleum exploration areas contracted AFARD to undertake a 1-year pilot evidence-informed positive behaviour change intervention targeting 1,000 people in Pakwach Town Council, Nebbi district. The goal of CCAP is "to contribute to the prevention of new infections and mitigation of effects of HIV/AIDS in Pakwach Town Council, Nebbi district." It is envisaged that the project will set a team of local change agents, increase adoption of safe sexual practices and biomedical prevention methods, promote positive living and improve social-cultural practices that increase susceptibility to infections.
Donor: Total E&P Uganda, Bv
Project budget: €44,571
Community Care Anti AIDs Project (CAAP) (2013-15)
"Chicken is always not kept for income. After my training in programmed hatching. I now rear chicken for cash. Every 3 month I sell at least 100 birds and earn UGX 1.5 till 2 million. With this income, I am able to pay my dowry, build myself a house, and expand the poultry business."