SOCIAL IMPACT BOND REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS

SOCIAL IMPACT BOND TO ADDRESS HIV AND PREGNANCY IN SCHOOL GOING ADOLESCENT GIRLS AND YOUNG WOMEN IN SOUTH AFRICA REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS FOR AN IMPLEMENTATION PARTNER (RFA):

The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) Office of AIDS and TB Research is looking for an Implementation Partner to implement the AGYW SIB Programme in South Africa in order to achieve positive HIV and pregnancy related health outcomes. We seek an experienced and creative implementer that puts store by its reputation as a leader in the field of public health with a track record of working in sexual and reproductive health (SRH), HIV and adolescent health; one that appreciates the greater goal of implementing this programme in a way that can demonstrate its effectiveness, scalability and cost-effectiveness in the long term. The RFA application document and further information is available on the South African Medical Research Council webpage.

Reference number: SAMRC-RFA-OATR 01-2019

Release Date: 20 December 2019

Compulsory Briefing session: 21 January 2020

Closing date: Submit applications to AGYWSIB@mrc.ac.za by 28 February 2020 18:00 (SA time)

Interested applicants are advised to regularly check the SAMRC website for updates that may be placed in connection with this RFA.

Please direct any requests for information and questions/queries on this RFA by email to Dr Nevilene Slingers at AGYWSIB@mrc.ac.za and/or Nevilene.Slingers@mrc.ac.za