Entries by Daniel Banda

Community-based ART is a key component of service delivery for stable HIV positive patients

HIV is a major public health problem in Zambia. HIV treatment became available in 2004 in the public sector, while the last decade has seen successful scaling-up of antiretroviral therapy (ART) services resulting in over 700,000 adults and children accessing HIV care and treatment services in Zambia. However, this scale-up has caused a strain on […]

CIDRZ and Zambian Government Launches Protocols and Training Manuals … We want to reduce neonatal Mortality Rates in Zambia

CIDRZ and the Ministry of Health have launched the Essential Newborn Training Manual and Newborn Protocols as the Zambian government reiterated its obligation to improving child survival in line with the global commitment and related targets. Speaking during the official launch, Minister of Health (MoH) Hon. Dr Chitalu Chilufya, in a speech read on his […]

Mr Emmanuel Appiah Qua-Enoo joins CIDRZ as Deputy CEO

CIDRZ CEO Dr Izukanji Sikazwe is pleased to welcome Mr Emmanuel Appiah Qua-Enoo as he joins CIDRZ as Deputy Chief Executive Officer. “I am delighted to welcome Mr Qua-Enoo to CIDRZ. His experience in financial compliance, strategic planning, business development, and organisational and stakeholder relationship management brings a key skill to our CIDRZ leadership. He […]