Southern Sudan HIV/AIDS Commission (SSAC)

Functions :: Structure :: Projects and Programs :: Publications and Documents :: Contacts
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H.E. Dr. Bellario Ahoy Ngong
Chairperson
 

 

Functions:

 

The mandate of the commission is to initiate and recommend policies and strategies for curbing and combating the spread of HIV/AIDS in Southern Sudan and creating general awareness about the threat of the epidemic to the whole society. 

 

Structure:

 

The structure of the Commission is as follows:

 

Commission Board

It is formed of 8 members, three are permanent and full time members and five are part time members representing constituencies of Women, youth, people living with the virus, Army and NGOS. The board approves policies/strategies, pass budgets, evaluates the reports, makes advocacy and determines the direction of the response.

 

Commission Secretariat

It is of two Directorates. One is the technical Directorate headed by the Executive Director and composed of Departments of Planning and policy formulation, Treatment and care, Monitoring and Evaluation, Voluntary testing and Counselling, Line Ministries coordination and Civil societies coordination. The other is the Directorate of Administration and Finance being Headed by the Director General and it is composed of Administration, Accounts, Human Resource Development, Human resource Utilization, procurement, Internal audit and legal advisory. The secretariat carries out day to day activities in accordance to the directives of the board. 

 

Projects and Programs: 

 

  1. Planning and policy Formulation
  2. Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS into line Ministries
  3. Funding the civil society Organizations on HIV/AIDS programs
  4. Awareness campaigns through partners.
  5. Monitoring and evaluating all partners programs
  6. HIV/AIDS prevention and Care Program on cross borders population

 

Publications and Documents:

 

  1. HIV/AIDS Policy for Southern Sudan
  2. Southern Sudan HIV/AIDS strategic Framework
  3. HIV/AIDS Monitoring and Evaluation framework
  4. Behavioural Change Communication Framework
  5. Commission Annual report 2008.

 

Contacts:

 

Dr. Bellario Ahoy Ngong
Bellario_thur@yahoo.com

 

+249 129 498 046 / +256 477 154 026
 

 

Maika Lisok Arona
D/Director M & E
maikalisok@yahoo.com
 

+249 122 931 527
 

 

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Functions :: Structure :: Projects and Programs :: Publications and Documents :: Contacts

 

 

 

This article was updated on Sep 28, 2009