More than 100 PLHIVs case managers are taking HIV/AIDS case management training at Adama town. The training is started on February 25, 2013 which will be completed after two weeks. The trainees are from health institutions found in various woreda’s of Amhara, South, Tigrai, Addis Ababa and Oromiya regions.
The training is officially opened by NEP+ Executive Director Ato Dereje Alemayehu. During his opening speech, he said that the purpose of this training is to build the capacity of case managers and enable them to solve any challenges that face them while they are on their duties. He also noted that the trainers should follow the courses attentively and they are not expected to miss a single course of the two weeks program in order to perform their job effectively.