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Speaking Out: A Toolkit for MSM-led HIV & AIDS Advocacy Speaking Out: A Toolkit for MSM-led HIV & AIDS Advocacy
Type of content Training, Advocacy

This toolkit was published in 2011 by MSMGF to fulfill a need that exists for men who have sex with men (MSM) everywhere to engage in advocacy locally, nationally, and globally as a means to end the HIV epidemic and to secure fulfilling, meaningful futures.

Targeting Transgenders: Expanding HIV Responses to Reach India’s Transgender and Hijra Communities Targeting Transgenders: Expanding HIV Responses to Reach India’s Transgender and Hijra Communities
Type of content Advocacy

Transgender and hijra vulnerability to HIV is gaining increased attention from the Indian government. The most recent official national HIV prevalence estimate for transgenders is 8.82% (NACO, 2012), however other studies show up to 41% in certain areas. While reliable population estimates are not available, research suggests that transgenders in India may number as many as 750,000.

Technical Bulletin Compendium: HIV Prevention and Treatment Strategies for MSM Technical Bulletin Compendium: HIV Prevention and Treatment Strategies for MSM
Type of content Program guidance, Advocacy

Intended as a primer for MSM advocates and service providers, this series covers key interventions and frameworks that have been central to the current global dialogues on HIV prevention, treatment and care. Topics were identified and prioritized based on results of the MSMGF's 2010 Global Men’s Health and Rights study (GMHR), which surveyed more than 5,000 MSM worldwide regarding access to and knowledge of the current spectrum of HIV prevention strategies.

Technical Guidance on Combination HIV Prevention Technical Guidance on Combination HIV Prevention
Type of content Program guidance

This guidance document published in 2011 by PEPFAR is a response to the urgent need to strengthen and expand HIV prevention for MSM and their partners and to improve MSM’s ability to access HIV care and treatment.

The Economic Cost of Homophobia and the Exclusion of LGBT People: A Case Study of India The Economic Cost of Homophobia and the Exclusion of LGBT People: A Case Study of India
Type of content Research, Reports

What does exclusion cost? This documents illustrates preliminary findings of a case study that developed and tested an economic model to measure the cost of excluding sexual minorities, especially the LGBT community. The model examines workplace discrimination, health disparities in HIV, suicide, and depression, and concludes that they could cost societies billions of dollars.

The Global Fund Eligibility and Counterpart Financing Policy The Global Fund Eligibility and Counterpart Financing Policy
Type of content Program guidance

This document sets out an integrated Eligibility and Counterpart Financing policy; it is designed to ensure that available resources are allocated to countries and regions with the highest disease burden and least ability to bring financial resources to address that burden, while prioritizing communities and subpopulations at high risk of disease.

The Global Fund's New Funding Model: Early Outcomes for Regional Civil Society Applicants The Global Fund's New Funding Model: Early Outcomes for Regional Civil Society Applicants
Type of content Reports

This report provides an assessment of the challenges and opportunities encountered by Eurasian Harm Reduction Network (EHRN) during the process of preparing, negotiating, and beginning to implement a regional civil society application under the new funding model (NFM) as an early applicant. In order to ensure the NFM catalyzes regional applications from civil society, particularly those applications focused on civil society-led advocacy and mobilization for policy change, this report also provides recommendations to the Global Fund and relevant partners based on these experiences.

The Global HIV Epidemics among Sex Workers The Global HIV Epidemics among Sex Workers
Type of content Research

Since the beginning of the epidemic sex workers have experienced a heightened burden of HIV.

The Needs and Rights of Male Sex Workers The Needs and Rights of Male Sex Workers
Type of content Policy document, Advocacy

This briefing paper was developed in line with the Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) priority to highlight the needs and rights of male sex workers (MSW) and presents an overview of some of the main issues faced by MSW globally; it also highlights some of the advocacy and activism efforts by MSW communities that have challenged these issues.

The Night is Another Country: Impunity and Violence against Transgender Women Human Rights Defenders in Latin America The Night is Another Country: Impunity and Violence against Transgender Women Human Rights Defenders in Latin America
Type of content Reports, Advocacy

The 2012 report follows the passing of a 2009 law by the Delhi High Court that decriminalized private consensual sex between adults. The report highlights how transphobia has permeated different structures of Indian society, family, and institutions, robbing transgenders of their human dignity. It documents the number of murders and extra-judicial killings of transgender women human rights defenders in Latin America, whose deaths remain uninvestigated by government agencies.

The Voices and Demands of Positive Sex Workers: Briefing Paper # 06 The Voices and Demands of Positive Sex Workers: Briefing Paper #06
Type of content Reports

Through face-to-face meetings, Skype conversations, and other methods of communications, positive sex workers came together in anger and solidarity to demand recognition of their voices and experiences in discussions, related policy, and programming that directly impact their lives.

Transgender in Africa: Invisible, Inaccessible, or Ignored? Transgender in Africa: Invisible, Inaccessible, or Ignored?
Type of content Advocacy

This journal article was published in 2012 in the SAHARA-J: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS, reviews an almost total lack of research focusing on transgender populations in Africa, which the authors conclude points to an important overlooked need. High HIV prevalence and levels of HIV risk among transgender populations globally suggest that there is likely to be a similar situation in African transgender populations, which would necessitate the development and implementation of HIV programmes specific to transgender needs.

TVT Legal and Health Care Mapping Transgender Legal and Healthcare Mapping
Type of content Maps/Data, Reports

This 2012 map, produced by the Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide (TvT) group, provides an overview of the human rights situation of trans persons in different parts of the world and develops useful data and advocacy tools for international institutions, human rights organizations, the trans movement and the general public. It is a comparative, ongoing qualitative-quantitative research project conducted by TGEU’s TvT team in close cooperation with 18 partner organizations and numerous trans activists and researchers in all six world regions.

Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide: A Comparative Review of the Human-rights Situation of Gender-variant/Trans People Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide: A Comparative Review of the Human-rights Situation of Gender-variant/Trans People
Type of content Reports, Advocacy

Produced in 2012 by Transgender Europe, this report concludes that, with respect to the transgender community, most of the world still has a long way to go to catch up with Argentina, but the data the report gathers and presents is a testament to and product of the positive changes that have occurred in recent years with respect to that community.

UNAIDS Guidance for Partnerships with Civil Society, Including People Living with HIV and Key Populations UNAIDS Guidance for Partnerships with Civil Society, Including People Living with HIV and Key Populations
Type of content Program guidance

This document provides guidance on how The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), its Cosponsors and Secretariat (working at national, regional and global levels) should strengthen and operationalize meaningful and respectful partnership work with civil society. It should enable the UN to deliver the targets and elimination commitments agreed in the 2011 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS.

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Strengthening community capacity through the provision of peer-led technical support.