Move One has years of invaluable experience supporting humanitarian projects. We have a long history of providing services for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Most recently our company was asked to help transport 10 million condoms from Karachi, Pakistan to Kabul. A USAID Afghanistan action to fight STDs, particularly HIV.
Central Asia and Eastern Europe have seen an alarming increase in HIV infection rates over the past 10 years. This rank them among the fastest growth areas for the virus in the world. Between 2000 and 2009, the number of reported cases of HIV infection tripled in Central Asia and Eastern Europe, growing from 530,000 cases to 1.4 million.
USAID has always been on the forefront of combating the global AIDS crisis. They invested more than $7 billion in preventative measures. In 2011, with over 33 million people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS world-wide. USAID is a key partner in the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the largest and most diverse prevention, care and treatment initiative in the world.
Move One strongly support USAID Afghanistan. We are very proud to be an integral part of this extremely important initiative and is eager to continue its support for such life-changing missions.
In 2002, Afghanistan is one of the countries with the lowest life expectancy rates. Afghans have limited access to basic health services and few of Afghan women were able to seek healthcare. Today there is a strong collaboration between the Afghan Government, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), other donors and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) has led to significant progress in Afghanistan’s health sector.