PROJECT PEHCHAN

SUMMARY: Project Pechchan is an HIV prevention program aiming to strengthen and build the capacity of community-based organizations (CBO’s) to provide HIV prevention programming for MSM , Transgenders and Hijaras (MTH). Objectives include- assisting key population in getting empowerment documents, providing health services to key population, dialogue with police, media and other stakeholders.

Start Date:  October 2011             End Date:  September 2015            Funding Agency: Alliance

 PUNE 600 MSM/TG TARGETED INTERVENTION PROJECT

 SUMMARY: This projects focus on reducing the incidence of HIV/STI among the MSM/TG populations residing in the Pune City.  Strategies include- increasing awareness of STI/HIV/AIDS amongst key population, promote correct condom usage, provision of free condoms, ensure easy availability/accessibility of condoms, provide STI/HIV counselling/testing and treatment/referral.

Start Date:  1/4/12                        End Date:  31/3/16                          Funding Agency:  MSACS

PIMPRI-CHICHWAD 400 MSM/TG TARGETED INTERVENTION PROJECT

SUMMARY: This projects focus on reducing the incidence of HIV/STI among the MSM/TG populations residing in the PCMC (Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation).  Strategies include- increasing awareness of STI/HIV/AIDS amongst key population, promote correct condom usage, provision of free condoms, ensure easy availability/accessibility of condoms, provide STI/HIV counselling/testing and treatment/referral.

 Start Date:  1/4/12                      End Date:  31/3/16                            Funding Agency:  MSACS