USAID ECOFISH Project launched during Fish Conservation Week

  The USAID-funded Ecosystems Improved for Sustainable Fisheries (ECOFISH) Project was launched by Philippine Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala, assisted by BFAR Director Asis  Perez and USAID’s Rolf Anderson, Chief of the Office of Energy, Environment, and Climate Change (OEECC), at the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) central office on 17 October 2012. The event was was timed to coincide with Fish...

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New HIV project with DOH will facilitate safe legal environment for vulnerable groups in Zamboanga and General Santos cities
Oct09

New HIV project with DOH will facilitate safe legal environment for vulnerable groups in Zamboanga and General Santos cities

  PRIMEX remains at the forefront of the fight against HIV epidemic in the most vulnerable cities in Mindanao as it begins to implement the Department of Health (DOH) project on Accelerating Community-Based HIV Drug Abuse Health Service Models in Zamboanga and General Santos Cities. It aims targets specific communities that are at risk to HIV including female sex workers, males who have unprotected sex with other males (MSMs) and...

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CTI SEA consultants head to Bandung for Regional Inception Workshop

CTI SEA consultants and PRIMEX support staff will fly to Bandung, Indonesia for the project’s Regional Inception Workshop which will be held in Carrcadin Hotel from 18-19 October 2012. It will bring together representatives from the National Coordinating Committees (NCC) of Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, development partners, and the CTI-CFF Regional Secretariat to discuss the national and regional projects that will be...

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PRIMEX to review Philippine government’s  treatment guidelines for sexually transmitted diseases
Sep30

PRIMEX to review Philippine government’s treatment guidelines for sexually transmitted diseases

  In order to continually provide quality, accessible, and affordable treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STI) in the country, the Philippine Department of Health (DOH) has engaged PRIMEX to review its policies, standards, and guidelines on STI treatment. New reports on the ‘sporadic observations on clinical resistance of common STI-causing microorganisms’ has triggered the need to update the guidelines which...

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CTI Southeast Asia validates proposed priority projects with Malaysian NCC

[slideshow id=16] PRIMEX Project Director Elvira Ablaza together with Team Leader and Project Management Specialist Guillermo L. Morales and other five PRIMEX consultants attended the two-day inception workshop for the ADB/GEF-funded Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle-Southeast Asia (CTI Southeast Asia) at Promenade Hotel, Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia on 4-5 September 2012. Aside from presenting the...

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