Channels of Hope Study Summary Report. 4/09
Published by World Vision April 2009
Study Purpose : To identify the strengths and weaknesses of CoH within different contexts in Africa in order to inform and guide WV’s future CoH programs to mobilize and strengthen faith-led, community based and child focused responses to HIV and AIDS across Africa.
Study Objectives :
1. To document the ways that the CoH process has been operationalized in various contexts and its role and performance in mobilizing faith communities in responding to HIV&AIDS.
2. To analyze findings of qualitative outcomes of CoH in various contexts (cultural, urban/rural, different congregations) and the influence CoH has had on enhanced integrated ministry focus of WV Africa.
3. To produce a set of recommendations for WV’s future CoH programming.
4. To use findings to change policy and practice in faith organizations and partners of such.
You can find this summary attached below (85pg)