Community Health Agent Babongile Luhlongwane on her way to deliver HIV Counseling and Testing services to inhabitants of the Entumeni Umlalazi Municipality under Uthungulu District in rural KwaZulu-Natal.

MSF Eshowe Project: 2011 - 2023

After 12 years, the MSF Eshowe Project in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa has closed. This page is a curation of the key knowledge outputs over the years from the Eshowe Project.

The Eshowe Project at a glance:

  • Started in 2011
  • HIV/TB Program “Bending The Curves”
  • 2011 – 2016: Mainly HIV 
  • 2013: First population-based survey
  • From 2017: Start refocusing on TB as well
  • 2018: Second population-based survey
  • 2023: Closure of the project

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Bending the Curves of the HIV/TB Epidemic in KwaZulu Natal pdf — 1.92 MB

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Community Health Agent Programme Toolkit pdf — 2.62 MB

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Reaching Closer to Home: Implementing community-based strategies pdf — 815.04 KB

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HIV Care for Men pdf — 1.48 MB

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Scientific Articles MSF Eshowe Project pdf — 172.51 KB

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