Levina Kikoyo

country director

Marita Jimenez

program officer

Leading the way for HIV treatment among adolescents

September 13, 2022
Nasir understands the complexities of being an adolescent diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. Before he turned eight years old, Nasir, who hails from Tanzania, lost both of his parents to HIV. Then, at age 12,...

Moyo Gems celebrates 3 years and many milestones

August 15, 2022
Cristina Villegas, Pact's mining director, speaks to National Jeweler about Moyo Gems' third anniversary, recent expansion and the way forward.

Salma's story: a community case worker in Tanzania supports children living with HIV

August 2, 2022
Through the ACHIEVE project, community case worker Salma Roberts is helping the most vulnerable households in Tanzania to build socio-economic resilience and face the challenges of living with HIV....

Paving a stronger future with Tanzania's youth-led civil society organizations

July 19, 2022
Youth and Women Emancipation, or YAWE, has big goals. Founded in 2017 with a national mandate, the Tanzanian civil society organization works to build civic engagement and accountability in Tanzania...

Photo story: 'Child by child'

June 14, 2022
Across sub-Saharan Africa, Pact is transforming the lives of vulnerable children.

At Paris Fashion Week, luxury brand Repossi launches new jewelry collection with stones from Moyo Gems

March 8, 2022
To celebrate her 15th anniversary as artistic director of a major luxury jewelry brand, Gaia Repossi was looking for a meaningful and engaging statement. With a commitment to sustainability and...

Research article: Hunger and adherence to antiretroviral therapy: Learning from HIV positive caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children in Tanzania

February 22, 2022
Published in Frontiers in Public Health, this study assesses the association between hunger and ART adherence among caregivers of OVC in Tanzania, using data from the Kizazi Kipya project.
participants in a workshop in Tanzania

Developing capacity in Tanzania through coaching, mentorship, and participatory facilitation approaches

January 20, 2022
Pact’s experience with capacity development has taught us that the best way to support partners is to focus on the individuals within those organizations. We know that doing training workshops alone...