Overview

CHAI began work in Rwanda in 2002, to reduce the burden of HIV in the country. Today, we are working with the government on a number of ambitious goals including universal health coverage, elimination of hepatitis C by 2024, the creation of public-private partnerships for timely, cost-effective diagnostics, and reducing child malnutrition through the production and promotion of locally produced crops and nutrient-dense fortified blended foods (FBF). We are helping to scale up and improve cervical cancer care and prevention by negotiating reduced prices for tools and products to screen and treat the disease, while supporting the introduction of new technologies. In 2012, CHAI partnered with the government to create an education system that could train a national health workforce which it is now successfully managing on its own.

Our Work
Two health workers sit at a desk strewn with papers. On the other side, two patients, their backs to the camera. Hai Duong Provincial HIV/AIDS Center, Vietnam.

December 16, 2020

Simplified approach to hepatitis C testing, treatment shows promise in seven countries 

A new article published in BMJ Global Health details results of five years of CHAI support to governments as they initiate and scale up hepatitis C programs across seven low- and middle-income countries. 

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Two men on a bench are putting on prosthetic liners and socks with a prosthetic leg in front of each ready to be put on as well. Credit: UNICEF, Brown

December 3, 2020

Contributing ‘toward a disability-inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post-COVID-19 world’

As the world grapples with COVID-19, the pandemic is also highlighting and deepening pre-existing inequalities. This year the International Day of Persons with Disabilities reflects that with the theme “building back better: toward a disability-inclusive, accessible and sustainable post COVID-19 world”. People with disabilities are among the most excluded and hardest hit by this crisis...

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Cover page detail from 2020 HIV Market Report

September 23, 2020

The state of the HIV market in low- and middle-income countries

The report looks at the complex, ever-changing antiretroviral and diagnostic markets in low- and middle-income countries.

The report looks at the complex, ever-changing antiretroviral and diagnostic markets in low- and middle-income countries based on aggregated market intelligence from our programmatic work in over 30 countries.

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July 28, 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020: finding the missing millions

This World Hepatitis Day, even as we pivot to respond to COVID-19, we cannot neglect the ongoing needs of people with chronic illnesses, such as viral hepatitis.

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Two health workers sit at a desk strewn with papers. On the other side, two patients, their backs to the camera. Hai Duong Provincial HIV/AIDS Center, Vietnam.

December 16, 2020

Simplified approach to hepatitis C testing, treatment shows promise in seven countries 

A new article published in BMJ Global Health details results of five years of CHAI support to governments as they initiate and scale up hepatitis C programs across seven low- and middle-income countries. 

Read More
Two men on a bench are putting on prosthetic liners and socks with a prosthetic leg in front of each ready to be put on as well. Credit: UNICEF, Brown

December 3, 2020

Contributing ‘toward a disability-inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post-COVID-19 world’

As the world grapples with COVID-19, the pandemic is also highlighting and deepening pre-existing inequalities. This year the International Day of Persons with Disabilities reflects that with the theme “building back better: toward a disability-inclusive, accessible and sustainable post COVID-19 world”. People with disabilities are among the most excluded and hardest hit by this crisis...

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Cover page detail from 2020 HIV Market Report

September 23, 2020

The state of the HIV market in low- and middle-income countries

The report looks at the complex, ever-changing antiretroviral and diagnostic markets in low- and middle-income countries.

The report looks at the complex, ever-changing antiretroviral and diagnostic markets in low- and middle-income countries based on aggregated market intelligence from our programmatic work in over 30 countries.

Read More

July 28, 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020: finding the missing millions

This World Hepatitis Day, even as we pivot to respond to COVID-19, we cannot neglect the ongoing needs of people with chronic illnesses, such as viral hepatitis.

Read More
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CHAI is looking for dynamic and self-motivated individuals who are committed to strengthening health systems around the world and expanding access to care and treatment of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other illnesses.

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