The SIMU brings together M&E, HIV Sentinel Surveillance (HSS), and operations research. It transform data from all these sources into information that can be used for programme management or planning.
The HIV epidemic is driven by a number of socio-economic factors. Therefore, health interventions alone are not sufficient to address causes and consequences of the epidemic. Addressing the various factors involved requires a multi-faceted and multi-sectorial response and central to this logic is Mainstreaming and Partnerships.
The Technical Support Unit in Rajasthan is supporting the Rajasthan State AIDS Control Society in providing supportive supervision and technical support to the Targeted Intervention programs for MARPs and Bridge Populations in the State.