AU Receives Award from CDC for “G2Zero” Capacity Building Assistance Project
Washington, D.C. – March 27, 2014 – Thanks to an award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), AIDS United will be able to provide capacity-building assistance to community-based organizations (CBOs) around the country to help them better plan, implement, and sustain high-impact HIV prevention (HIP) interventions and strategies with HIV-positive and high-risk HIV-negative populations. Called “Getting to Zero: Capacity Building for CBOs on High-Impact Prevention Implementation (G2Zero),” the five-year project is designed to strengthen CBOs -- a key part of the HIV prevention workforce -- by improving their organizational capacity and creating a sustainable infrastructure for delivery of effective prevention programs. Read More.
AIDS United Applauds Appointment of Douglas M. Brooks as ONAP Director
WASHINGTON, D.C. – AIDS United applauds the appointment of Douglas M. Brooks as the next director of the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Brooks brings an incredible depth of experience that will prove critical to ensuring continued progress on the national response to HIV and AIDS. His immense experience in policy, direct service, governance and systems, makes him an unparalleled choice to lead the US response to HIV and AIDS on behalf of President Obama. Read more.