Wakiso Integrated Rural Development Association (WIRDA)

“Community Sector-Wide Engaged, Evidence–Based Integrated HIV/AIDS Prevention”


Programme to be evaluated:

The Community nurse-midwifery Early (COME) Intervention is targeting low -income young parents (18-35) with children 0-8 years who not only are at risk of family violence, but also most receptive to prevention/early intervention strategies

Implementing agency: Wakiso Integrated Rural Development Association (WIRDA)

Evaluation methodology: Randomized controlled trial (RCT) and qualitative component

Evaluating agency: Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Makerere University

Principal investigators:

Dr Mukasa Misusera (Makerere University)
Mogera Edwin (Makerere Unviersity)

Duration October 2013 – October 2015 (24 months)

Grant amount: € 67,980 [Total evaluation budget: 180,322 €]