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We are looking for a learning expert / facilitator

We are looking for a facilitator that will link and coordinate the different sessions and facilitate the learning process (transforming knowledge into action) during the Learning Institute.   Background Each year, Bridging the Gaps will hosts a three-day “Bridging the Gaps Learning Institute”. The BtG Learning Institute will bring together country, regional and alliance …

Visiting the Bridging the Gaps project in Kyrgyzstan

In November, Louise van Deth (Executive Director of Aidsfonds) and Michaël Kensenhuis (Lobbyist at Aidsfonds) visited the Bridging the Gaps programme in Kyrgyzstan. Winter had just hit Kyrgyz capital Bishkek when we arrived, resulting in beautiful (and cold) snow-covered streets. Kyrgyzstan is not a very well-known country in the Netherlands; …

Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation urges to leave no one behind in the fights against HIV/AIDS

On World AIDS Day 2016, Lilianne Ploumen, the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, participated in the talk show “Leave No One Behind!” organised during the second High Level Meeting, which took place in Nairobi, Kenya. She spoke with two HIV/AIDS activists from Bridging the Gaps partners HOYMAS …

The Rapid Response Fund

In many countries lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and men who have sex with men (MSM) experience higher rates of HIV infection and poorer access to HIV services because of stigma, discrimination and the threat of violence. The Rapid Response Fund provides funding when a rapid intervention is …

Online application for Community Based Research training

AFEW International is organising a community-based research programme. The programme consists of several trainings and a small grants fund for community- based research projects. The programme is meant for communities in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) and is aimed to result in the submission of abstracts for the International …