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Last modified: July 2, 2013, 4:28 PM
A global health leader situated at Columbia University,ICAPhas worked since 2004 with one central goal: to improve the health of families and communities.
Working hand-in-hand with individuals at every level of the health system–from patients to health care providers to government officials–ICAP is dedicated to delivering high-performing health system strengthening initiatives that provide quality and affordable health care. The organization tackles the world's most pressing health threats and, in collaboration with partners around the world, implements transformative solutions to meet the health needs of individuals.
With its roots in comprehensive, family-focusedHIVservices,ICAPis known for capacity building and for its innovative, effective, and ethical programs that are implemented in the most challenging resource-limited settings.ICAPis also known for its collaborative and supportive approach to strengthening government health systems and local partners' capacity to deliver quality health services. To date,ICAPhas worked to address major public health challenges and the needs of local health systems in more than 2,700 sites across 21 countries.