An eight-country initiative to scale up and promote HIV prevention services for communities most affected by HIV, with an aim to stop HIV transmission and AIDS-related deaths by 2030. The SKPA Program is a three-year project that works with gay and bisexual men, transgender people, people living with HIV, sex workers and people who inject drugs in Bhutan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Timor-Leste. APCOM’s role is to provide technical assistance on Community-based Monitoring and Generating Demand for HIV services.
Sustainable HIV Financing in Transition (SHIFT) – 2017-2018
A Global Fund regional program working in transition countries in Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand.
The program aimed to ensure that the four identified countries currently in the process of transitioning have sustainable, cost effective, and strategically allocated funding for their HIV responses covering key populations and civil society. The program focused on financing for all key populations of people living with HIV, men who have sex with men, people who use drugs, sex workers, transgender people and migrant populations.
The focus of the programme is to reduce the impact of, and vulnerability to, HIV of men who have sex with men (MSM), hijras and transgender people through Community Systems Strengthening (CSS) in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.