Throughout Europe / Internationally

In 2014

With Nadine Ferris France, project lead and IHP partner:

  • Launched Community Pulse on self stigma / self worth project, an advocacy project
to emphasise the important role self-stigma plays in
the HIV response requiring coordinated advocacy, research and programmes; and to influence decision makers to understand and address those psychosocial issues inhibiting quality health, testing, treatment and care for key populations,

    • Phase 1 – July 2014 – Exploratory meeting of key stakeholders which made plans for a more formal 2015 meeting to develop an action plan and issue a call for action

In 2015

Community Pulse on self stigma/ self worth, an advocacy project to ensure self-stigma is a high priority in the HIV response; and to influence decision makers to understand and address those psychosocial issues inhibiting quality health, treatment and care for key populations, with Nadine Ferris France, project lead and IHP partner

  • Phase 2: Conduct a meeting of key opinion makers to explore current trends and their connection with self-stigma