Objective 4: Institutional Capacity Building
Build institutional capacity of the UG resulting in better coordination of education and research and improved provision of community services in Ghana.
• UG Program office established and full-time Program Coordinator and Administrative Assistant hired.
• Project Launch in September, 2011 engaged various stakeholders including Ministries of Health & Education and Ghana AIDS Commission.
• National symposium on eradicating maternal-to-child transmission of HIV, “Towards Elimination of New Pediatric HIV Infections in Ghana by 2015”, planned for April, 2012 in Accra. Conference will address national Millennium Development Goals, and mobilize national political and private leadership behind the goal of potential elimination of maternal-to-child transmission of HIV