The project seeks continue reaching mass communities to ensure sustained ability to facilitate primary prevention of GBV programmes beyond the DREAMS life cycle. SASA interventions has Improved level of knowledge and understanding of impact of GBV and HIV in communities, Improved working relationship between local service providers and communities and Improved visibility and commitment by community leaders on addressing GBV and HIV prevention for the marginalize communities.
Background: The PAVING Project focuses on community mobilisation and norms change under the DREAMS initiative in the context of a multi-sectoral response to HIV and GBV. The project is providing technical assistance (TA) through capacity building of selected Ward Committees, traditional/local leadership, Community Based Organisations
Objectives of this SASA Training: To create a safe environment for communities and individuals to raise challenges and gaps around Gender Based Violence and HIV prevention. To promote networking and social contacts among different stakeholders in the community To promote PAVING/DREAMS and ownership of the SASA! intervention model and accountability amongst communities
Desired outcomes: Improved level of knowledge and understanding of impact of GBV and HIV in communities Improved working relationship between local service providers and communities Improved visibility and commitment by community leaders on addressing GBV and HIV prevention Target group: Ward 3,5,6,11,12 & 90.