GAURAV organisation was working in five tehsil out of nine in Aurangabad District for HIV/AIDS and STI Prevention Project supported by Maharashtra State AIDS Control Society (MSACS) from the period August 2013 till September 2016. There were approximately 17 sites between Aurangabad Railway Station to Bajaj Gate, CBS to Salim Ali Talab, AurangpuraTo Jhansi Ki Rani Garden, CIDCO Bus Stand to Gajanan Mandir where health services are being offered to Male having sex with male (MSM) and Transgender (TG) with registered more than 1500 community members.
GAURAV organisation was working in 15 Hotspots for Male having sex with male (MSM) community members in Bhiwandi region on HIV/AIDS and STI Prevention Project supported by PHFI till October 2014. The project has registered 800 HRGs.
Nearly three years ago, Alliance India launched Pehchān, a five-year project that provides HIV prevention services for men who have sex with men (MSM), Transgender and Hijras communities.
India HIV/AIDS Alliance implements the project with assistance from the Humsafar Trust, Solidarity and Action against the HIV Infection in India (SAATHI), SANGAMA, and South India AIDS Action Programme (SIAAP). The Programme, funded by the Global Fund, is expected to reach 4, 53,750 MSM, Transgender and Hijra by 2015.
The Pehchān Project is operational in 17 states, with the NACO and State AIDS Control Society (SACS) funding the targeted intervention programs throughout India.
With support from the Aastha Parivaar, we have taken many steps to strengthen our program management and technical capacity. Throughout the year, we held a series of events and activities geared towards non-profit management and project formulation, project and financial management, resource mobilization and entrepreneurship, fundraising, and networking.