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The future of funding for key populations

For an effective HIV response, direct investment in key populations is essential. Yet, only 9 per cent of HIV prevention resources are spent on these communities, whereas 40-50 per cent of new HIV infections in adults occur among key populations and their partners (UNAIDS Fast-Track update 2016). This was one …

Bridging the Gaps events at AIDS 2018

Bridging the Gaps will be holding various events during the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018), coming 23-27 July, 2018 in Amsterdam. We will use the opportunity to showcase our work and the urgency to stop the HIV epidemic among key populations. Events at AIDS 2018 range from sessions with …

Come and join us at ICASA 2017!

Next week from 4-9 December the 19th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) will take place in Côte d’Ivoire. ICASA is the biggest AIDS conference in Africa, which takes place every two years. ICASA 2017 is expected to convene 10,000 delegates from nearly 150 countries, …

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 hosts a three-day “Learning Institute”. The Learning Institute will bring together country, regional and alliance partners of Bridging the Gaps, …

AFEW Conducts Autumn School in Kazakhstan

AFEW International, together with its network members from Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) is preparing for AFEW’s Regional autumn school that will take place in Almaty (Kazakhstan) from October 30 till November 3, 2017. The autumn school as part of the regional approach The autumn school will provide a …

OUR RESEARCH AGENDA 2017-2019: COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT & MEANINGFUL INVOLVEMENT

Bridging the Gaps will implement five community-based research projects between 2017 and 2019. The projects will look at the impact of community empowerment and community mobilisation, and the meaningful involvement of key populations on: a strengthened civil society that holds governments to account key populations enjoying human rights key populations …