Strategic planning has been the process by which IPROSARUDE officials have developed the general objectives, policies and strategies that will facilitate the acquisition, use and allocation of ressources. Faced with an ever-changing environment and capacities, IPROSARUDE adopted a process of updating its 2017-2020 strategic plan, which allowed it to re-analyze the organization’s vision and mission, its fundamental values, its key objectives, its areas of specialization, its strengths and weaknesses, its opportunities and threats, its activities and, in addition its short-and medium-term subjects or areas of decision making.
In this way, IPROSARUDE intends to better align itself with this logic of contribution to health for all, with an emphasis on rural health, by updating its strategic plan.
Gitega is the province with a very high population at the national level with around 900 000 people with a series of public and private health structures (60health facilities, 8 hospital and 4 health district). However, despite this important device, the services provided are backward; then IPROSARUDE has set up the NGO called Polyclinique Espoir de Gitega (PEGI) in order to increase the access to Specialist healthcare.
It’s a project to promote clinical services among population in rural areas, especially among vulnerable people. The present project aims to the establishment of specialized services not available on the spot. Thus, the different services have been opened. The services that have been opened include:
ophthalmology, dentistry, general medicine, laboratory, emergency.
It’s a project to promote clinical services among population in rural areas, especially among vulnerable people. The present project aims to the establishment of specialized services not available on the spot. Thus, the different services have been opened. The services that have been opened include: ophthalmology, dentistry, general medicine, laboratory, emergency.
In partnership with CARE International-Burundi, IPROSARUDE (Initiative pour la Promotion de la Santé Rurale et le Développement) contributed to the implementation of the BIRATURABA project in the provinces of Gitega, Muyinga, Kirundo Ngozi, Kayanza, Bujumbura Mairie, Bujumbura Rural, Bubanza and Cibitoke.A project to promote SRH in adolescents and youth. Its implementation has included raising awareness among youth in the field of SRH/HIV, strengthening the capacity of providers of health centers in the above mentioned provinces with a view to health centers youth friendly and development of a networking system between various actors in the field of teenagers and youth SRH.
Iand rights (SRHR). Key challenges include limited access to correct information and services about SRHR, as well as limited support from important people in their lives. Gender inequity, deeply rooted in society, exacerbates the vulnerability of girls and boys.
The vision of the program: Adolescents and young people in Burundi are empowered and enjoy good sexual and reproductive health.
As part of the implementation of the SR-AMAGARA MEZA projec (Establishing and managing VSLAs in the province of Mwaro project) implemented in the province of MWARO in the area of promoting sexual and reproductive health among adolescents and girls and women of childbearing age, IPROSARUDE has signed a memorandum of understanding with GLID. The objective of the agreement is to support IPROSARUDE in the creation and supervision of savings and credit solidarity groups in the municipalities of Kayokwe, Bisoro and Gisozi in the province of Mwaro.
The synergy of the actions of these two partners has been profitable for the beneficiary community according to the declarations of the local administrators
IPROSARUDE CERVICAL CANCER PROGRAM MANAGEMENT
The main objective is to contriibute to reduce cervical cancer mortality by screening cervical cancer in Burundi.
The specific objectives are:
To sensitize the Gitega and Mwaro women for screening of cervical cancer
-To strengthen the capacity of 23 providers for cervical cancer screening
-Offer screening services for at least 400 women in indication according to WHO standards
The youth volunteer program is an indispensable instrument for youth mobilization and engagement in development and peace initiatives. Young people will be mobilized and engaged in national priorities through IPROSARUDE programs.
The Volunteers Program is a joint program that aims to promote the voluntary participation of Burundian youth in development and social cohesion activities at the community level coordinated by the Government.
This project aims to integrate young people into the world of employment: IPROSARUDE will take advantage of the opportunity to gain experience in the world of employment.
The young volunteers will work with the more experienced employees and with this experience; they will have facilities for integration into the world of job search. A part will be integrated into the IPROSARUDE structures themselves or into the partner structures. IPROSARUDE will work mainly with the UNDP National Youth Volunteer Program, the Ministry of Youth, Culture and Sports, youth associations such as REJA, etc.
In addition, through this project, IPROSARUDE will set up the saving program which will enable these young people to take charge of their own lives via the entrepreneurship micro-projects.
At least ,through this project,15 young volunteers have been supported 30% of young volunteers integrated in IPROSARUDE staffs.
In the context of strengthening access to specialized services in rural areas IPROSARUDE, in collaboration with RAYMOND’s Rotary Club, has planned to increase the technical capacity to provide quality dentistry services in rural areas. Thus, IPROSARUDE was able to receive medical equipment and planning meetings were held with the local authorities and the INSP to set up a dental school.
In rural areas, access to HIV / AIDS care services is limited, HIV / AIDS care services are concentrated in urban areas, the MEDICAL CENTER ESPOIR DE KAYOGORO wanted to decentralize the services of care in France. HIV / AIDS by partnering with CNLS and PATA whose partnership is defined as follows: KAYOGORO MEDICAL CENTER ESPOIR provides care services and reports to the MAKAMBA District Health Office and MAKAMBA CPLS while CNLS gives HIV / AIDS care drugs to KAYOGORO MEDICAL HOPE center and PATA helps to train staff.
Through this project, the staff of the Kayogoro Medical Center has been trained on HIV / AIDS Care and the setting up of the twenty community health workers who help to sensitize the community about the HIV / AIDS treatment center. AIDS of KAYOGORO.