have signed an agreement to increase the awareness &
knowledge of Reproductive Health & HIV prevention in
Kassala for 25,000 local population. Accordingly, on 1st
Nov. 2009 the project has been launched with advocacy
meetings with HAC Kassala state Commissioner.
meeting (debate) took place at JASMAR training hall for
30 of decision makers and community leaders. Among
participants were Commissioner at the Wali’s office,
Commissioner of HAC, UNICEF representative, UNDP
representatives as well as NGOs. The officials
re-affirmed their commitment publicly to face the
challenge 2 facilitators from SNAP facilitated the
meeting, where a presentation delivered on HIV/AIDS
basic facts. Then the participants sensitized on how to
face the challenge of awareness/prevention.
It is worth
mentioning, JASMAR HQ delegation (Dr. Hussein Elobeid –
General Manager, Ms. Ishraga Mahjoub – Finance
Controller and Mr. Sami Ibrahim – HIV/AIDS Focal Point)
have participated in these meetings. Dr. Hussein has
held series of coordination meetings with UNICEF
Director (Kassala), NMAC, UNMAO and UNDP.