SHOWCASE November 2, 2016

Asia’s First Podcast Series Guiding Positive Living for MSM Living with HIV

APCOM, with support from Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO), launches Positive Podcast, a podcast series focusing on building resilience among gay men and other men who are having sex with men, who are also living with HIV (MSM+). The podcasts target MSM+ in big cities in Asia through a series of easily accessible and downloadable digital audio recordings, which …

PREVENTION October 25, 2016

TestSGN Encouraging Young MSM in Ho Chi Minh City to Take HIV Testing

TestXXX, APCOM’s city-based HIV testing campaign that is piloted in Bangkok has finally expanded to a new city: Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam. Led by the Center for Applied Research on Men and Community Health (CARMAH) under APCOM’s supervision, the campaign is named TestSGN, following the style of Bangkok campaign’s title (TestBKK) and using the 3-letter airport code of …

ADVOCACY September 8, 2016

Asia’s First Ever Animation Video to Advocate for Youth-friendly HIV Services

Named after a discussion paper with the same title, Jumping Hurdles is the region’s first animation video to advocate the importance of youth-friendly HIV services. Jumping Hurdles visualises issues faced by young gay, bisexual and transgender individuals in accessing HIV services, followed by a series of recommendations on how healthcare settings can make their HIV services inclusive towards young clients. …

PUBLICATIONS July 16, 2016

New Guideline for Effective HIV Programming for Gay Men in Asia

APCOM has launched a new MSM framework guide for effective HIV service programming at the 21st International AIDS Conference’s MSM Pre-Conference, Action + Access: Rights and Demands of Gay and Bisexual Men in the HIV Response, hosted by MSMGF on July 16 in Durban, South Africa. ”Changing Gears: a guide to effective HIV service programming for gay men and other …