The government of Swaziland remains committed to funding HIV response service, commodities and suppliers. Despite the economic challenges of recent years, this has not derailed and has a result, the government has maintained a budget allocation for HIV services in particular the budget allocation of ARV drugs. UN agencies and PEPFAR funded partners have also provided technical and financial support to HIV program service intervention including capacity building, staff compliment and other resources.
PEPFAR Swaziland leverages Swaziland’s National Response by providing resources, technical assistance, and capacity-building to ensure that interventions complement and build on existing programs and provide high quality HIV/AIDS related services while strengthening capacity of organizations and quality of programs. It works with the government of Swaziland and facilitates implementation of strategic projects through community-based organizations, faith-based and non-governmental organizations as well as the business sector. Furthermore, PEPFAR also coordinates and collaborates with other donors and other development programs to strengthen linkages and ensure a holistic and complementary approach to tackling HIV/AIDS in Swaziland.