Budget advocacy school for organizations working in the field of HIV with teenagers and youth was held in Kyiv
During 5 days the participants got acquainted with the budget advocacy cycle from analyzing problems to the practical development of budget advocacy plans.
Twenty non-governmental organizations working in the field of public health participated in the Budget Advocacy School supported by the International Renaissance Foundation.
Aware of the importance of implementing the Transition Plan in Ukraine, public institutions are taking responsibility for expanding quality services for HIV-positive people, including IDUs at the regional level.
(Українська) Відтепер люди, які вживають наркотики ін’єкційно, та потребують лікування туберкульозу в стаціонарних умовах ЛПУ зможуть отримувати послуги зменшення шкоди та супроводу до програм ЗПТ від неурядових організацій за кошти з обласного бюджету.
Public monitoring of regional HIV/AIDS response programs allows us to trace the dynamics of the amount of money spent from local budgets and the compliance of this process with the Transition Plan from donor to budget financing.
Participation of NGO social workers into narcological dispensaries and regional AIDS centers staff will increase the quality of medical and social support for clients and provide the constancy of NGO services.
Development and adoption of Transition Plan to ensure the sustainable comprehensive measures for HIV/AIDS response
Місцева та регіональна влада приділятиме все більше уваги фінансуванню заходів протидії тяжким захворюванням.
Medical and social services procurement for injecting drug users through the social ordering program
An efficient way to ensure the sustainability of integrated social services is procurement through the program of solving priority questions by using social ordering mechanism.
The mechanism of social ordering enables to ensure efficient and transparent use of local budgets, taking into account the specific needs of the target groups of the region.
The mechanism for purchasing services through the ProZorro electronic system allows ensuring the efficient and transparent use of local budget funds.
Budget Advocacy School experts conducted the 4-day training "Budget advocacy school. Increase of HIV-positive women community capacity"
Budget financing of harm reduction programs will minimize the negative consequences of drug addiction and the spread of HIV/AIDS at the local level.
The model working out of government services procurement in the framework of the implementation of the plan for the transition from donor to budget financing of HIV / AIDS measures is a strategically important task for the future of the NGO work.
Organization of paid social works helps the state to take part in payment for work of persons who will work on NGO basis. By this, the state participated in solving socially important tasks on which the public activists had worked on a voluntary basis before.
Calculation of planned and actual provision of Ukrainian regions with medicines for HIV/AIDS, TB and VHC
The advocacy of allocating budget funds for HIV/AIDS, TB and VHC treatment requires a thorough analytical study of the problem state and actual state of the region's medicines provision for these needs.
Inclusion of non-governmental organizations in the list of regional medical and social programs realizers
NGO involvement in social programs as realizer is the first step to the institutionalization of non-governmental organization services.
The preferential rental terms provide the sustainability of NGO services. Such option allows freeing up resources that can be directed to expanding service volumes and, accordingly, more people will be able to get the help they need.
The work on monitoring of expenditure rationality of profiled health care institutions has begun its work in 6 regions of Ukraine.