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A&A Acquisition and Assistance

ADS Automated Directive System

AGYW Adolescent girls and young women

AIDS Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

ANC Antenatal care

APG(s) Agency Priority Goal(s)

AR(s) Additional Requirement(s)

ART Antiretroviral therapy

ARV(s) Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs)

BIPOC Black, Indigenous, and People of Color

C-TIP Countering Trafficking in Persons

CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CEE(s) Core Essential Element(s)

CEFM Child, early, and forced marriage

CFR Code of Federal Regulations

CHANGE Center for Health and Gender Equity

COP Country Operational Plan

COP/ROP Country/Regional Operational Plan

CSE Comprehensive sexuality education

CSO(s) Civil society organization(s)

DDD Decentralized drug distribution

DEIA Diversity, equity, inclusion, and accountability

DMP Data Management Plan

DoD Department of Defense

DoS Department of State

DREAMS Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored, Safe

DSD Differentiated service delivery

DTG Dolutegravir

DUNS Data Universal Numbering System

EC Emergency Contraception

ECHO Trial Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes Trial

EO Executive Order

EPP Expedited Procedures Package

FAQ(s) Frequently asked question(s)

FBO(s) Faith-based organization(s)

FETP Field Epidemiology Training Program

FGC Female genital cutting

FGM/C Female genital mutilation/cutting

FP Family planning

FP/RH Family Planning/Reproductive Health

FPIC Free, prior, and informed consent

FSW Female sex workers

FY Fiscal year

GAVI Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations

GBV Gender-based violence

GGR Global Gag Rule

GHP Global Health Programs

Global HRP [UN’s] Global Humanitarian Response Plan


HHS Health and Human Services

HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus

HPV Human papillomavirus

HSS Health system strengthening

IASC Inter-Agency Standing Committee

ICPD International Conference on Population and Development

IPPF International Planned Parenthood Federation

IPPFWHR International Planned Parenthood Federation Western Hemisphere Region

IPV Intimate partner violence

KP(s) Key population(s)

LAM Lactational Amenorrhea Method

LGBT(QI+) Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (queer, intersex+)

LMI Lower Mekong Initiative

MCH Maternal and child health

MER Monitoring, Evaluation, and Reporting

MMD Multi-month dispensing

MOAA Management Office of Acquisition and Assistance

MSI Marie Stopes International

MSM Men who have sex with men

MTCT Mother-to-child transmission (of HIV)

NGO(s) Non-governmental organization(s)

NOFO Notice of Funding Opportunity

OCR(s) Organizational Capacity Review(s)

OGAC (or S/GAC) Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator (or State/Global AIDS Coordinator)

OPM Office of Personnel Management

OU(s) Operating unit(s)

OVC(s) Orphan(s) and vulnerable children

PAC Post-abortion care

PBFW Pregnant and breastfeeding women

PED Population, Environment, and Development

PEPFAR President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

PIO(s) Public international organization(s)

PLGHA Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance

PLHIV People living with HIV

PMI President’s Malaria Initiative

PMTCT Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (of HIV)

PPE Personal protective equipment

PrEP Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

PSEA Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

PWID People who inject drugs

SAM System for Award Management

SBC Social and behavior change

SDG(s) Sustainable Development Goal(s)

SEA Sexual exploitation and abuse

SIMS Site Improvement through Monitoring System

SOGIESC Sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex characteristics

SRH Sexual and reproductive health

SRHR Sexual and reproductive health and rights

STI(s) Sexually transmitted infection(s)

TB Tuberculosis

TVPA Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000



UDHR Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UHC Universal health care

UN United Nations

UNAIDS Joint United Nations Program on HIV and AIDS

UNFPA United Nations Population Fund

UNICEF United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund

USAID United States Agency for International Development

USG United States government

VMMC Voluntary medical male circumcision

VPD(s) Vaccine-preventable disease(s)

W-GDP Initiative Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative

WASH Water, sanitation, and hygiene

WHO World Health Organization

WPS Women, Peace, and Security