Global Fund Programmes

In 2015, the AIDS Foundation of South Africa (AFSA) was selected by the South African Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) to serve as a Principal Recipient (PR) for the South African Global Fund Grant for the period 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2019. AFSA has since been reappointed the PR for grant in the periods of April 2019 to 31st March 2022 and 1st April 2022 to 31st March 2025.

In the first grant cycle AFSA was contracted by the Global Fund and assigned responsibility for managing the following components of the grant:


Prevention programs for other vulnerable populations

Services that support the prevention of gender based violence (GBV), including combination prevention and linkage to care and support in target districts of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)...

Vulnerable populations in hot-spots

Vulnerable populations in hot-spots reached with HIV prevention by faith based organisations in identified hot-spots in KZN: Interventions include: HIV and TB prevention education...

Prevention programs for adolescents and youth, in and out of school

HIV combination prevention package targeting vulnerable youth in public technical, vocational, education and training (TVET) colleges...

Community Systems Strengthening:

The Community Systems Strengthening (CSS) Program is implemented in the provinces of KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and Limpopo. The CSS interventions are designed to:

Grant Cycle: 2022 – 2025 

In the current grant cycle, the AIDS Foundation was selected to deliver programmes as listed below and more detailed presentation of each programme can be accessed by clicking on the below button. 




Sex Workers Programme


Adolescents and Young Persons


Human Rights and Advocacy