Our Vision: Healthy women, children and adolescents in Africa

The African Network for Care of Children Affected by HIV/AIDS (ANECCA) is a network of clinicians and social scientists committed to support the improvement of the quality of life in different African countries. ANECCA is registered as Not for Profit Organization and has its headquarters in Kampala, Uganda. It has a sub-regional secretariat in Dakar, Senegal. As a catalytic organization that supports delivery of innovation and an incubator of emerging best practices, the network aims to increase access to quality health facilities to women, children, adolescents and young adults in Africa. ANECCA uses the MNCAH platform to ensure integration of paediatric and adolescents HIV services.

Promoting ways of improving the quality of clinical and non-clinical care

We are committed to promoting ways of improving the quality of clinical and non-clinical care of children, adolescents and women affected by HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

ANECCA supports the improvement of the quality of life.

Anecca supports the improvement of the quality of life in different African countries through supporting innovation and augmenting emerging best practices in health.

There has been growing recognition that children affected by HIV/AIDS.

Anecca was established in 2001 to address the growing recognition that children affected by HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa were largely neglected by existing health care systems.

WHAT DRIVES US

  • Galvanizing Africa towards Ending AIDS by 2030.

  • Zero new paediatric HIV infections through Mother-to-Child Transmission.

  • Creating innovative Solutions for better health systems.

  • Catalyzing effective Maternal, Neonatal Child and Adolescent Health (MNCAH) and better paediatric and adolescent HIV service delivery.

OUR CAUSE

We seek to build and strengthen the capacity of implementing partners necessary to catalyze efficient and effective MNCAH, paediatric and adolescent HIV service delivery as well as continue to collaborate with partners to shape policies, influence service practice, advance knowledge, leverage technical assistance and transfer of best practices.The organization consists of a Board of Directors, Secretariat and members who are individuals involved in providing or promoting services for prevention and care of HIV in children and adolescents in Africa.

COUNTRIES OF OPERATION

The organization is registered in Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Niger, and Burkina Faso and has focal persons in 15 other countries across Africa or over 16 years, ANECCA has collaborated with local, regional and global partners to advocate for a holistic HIV response through recognizing that children and adolescents affected by HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa were largely neglected by most health programs care programs and systems.

OUR ACHIEVEMENT

Contributed to reduction of mother to child transmission of HIV and reduction of HIV-related mortality in children and adolescents in at least 22 African countries.

TRAINING

10,000

Frontline health workers, clinicians and paediatricians trained

789

Health care facility based clinical mentoring in 789 Health Centers across Africa

007

Conducted training needs assessments to identify skills gaps and prioritise training needs in 7 countries

OUR CURRENT PROGRAMMES