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PlusNews Weekly Issue 269, 3 February 2006

1. HIV/AIDS Regional Advisor - PATH

International health NGO PATH, is looking for a Regional HIV/AIDS Advisor who will contribute to the vision, strategy and mobilization of resources for PATH's HIV/AIDS strategic programme and will be responsible for the conceptualisation, design, management, and evaluation of integrated health projects in Africa focusing on HIV/AIDS.


  • Contribute to the strategic vision and mobilization of resources for PATH's HIV/AIDS programme. Strengthen implementation and evaluation of the HIV/AIDS strategic programme.
  • Provide leadership and direct programme support to regional and country level programme development through project conceptualisation, contacts with donors and partners, identification and recruitment of key staff, management of proposals and proposal writing.
  • Provide direct technical and managerial support to projects once they are awarded.
  • Collaborate with donor and colleague organizations to advance PATH's HIV/AIDS programs globally.
  • Represent PATH with outside organisations including project partners, at formal meetings, with collaborators, and among the donor community.
  • Provide senior-level leadership, dynamic management, liaison, and outreach for PATH's HIV/AIDS strategic programme.
  • Interact extensively with other strategic and country programmes that PATH has prioritised for HIV related work.
  • Ensure that the quality of PATH's HIV activities meet or exceed PATH's guidelines for achieving programmatic impact.
  • Ensure that programme activities have sufficient human and financial resources to achieve their objectives and are carried out within budgets and time frames specified.
  • Apply effective partnership skills and provide technical leadership in documentation of programmes.
  • Contribute to effective mentoring of other team members.

For more information:




SENEGAL: HIV-positive gays face double stigma
NAMIBIA: Inheritance rights still a thorny issue
WEST AFRICA: Year in Review 2005 - Uneven progress in treatment provision
TANZANIA: Condom taboo in Zanzibar hampers fight against HIV/AIDS
AFRICA: Year in Review 2005 - The long slow road to '3 by 5'


· AIDS Media Center
· The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis & Malaria
· International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
· International HIV/AIDS Alliance

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