Building capacities of government officials to engage with the private sector

Building capacities of government officials to engage with the private sector

Client Name: Futures International
Project Name: PIPPSE project
Scale: National
Stakeholders: Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, National AIDS Control Organization, Public Health Foundation of India

The focus: To engage the private sector and partner with them for provision of HIV prevention to care programs for their industry - employees, workforce and supply chain, with the goal of zero new cases at the workplace. Government officials were appointed to build these partnerships. Building of their capacities involved customized regional approaches with specific industry landscape of every state, tools for industry engagement, soft skills training and developing action plans resulting in key deliverables. The National Level Capacity Building Workshop was organized across 5 regions of India (North, South, West, East and North-East) with 300 participants from 26 states.