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Positive Action Europe funds community-based projects that reach those disproportionately affected by HIV, particularly marginalised communities.

Positive Action Europe 2016 Grantees

Positive Action Europe is pleased to welcome 12 new community-based organisations from 11 countries across Europe as granted partners in 2016. This year’s grants are allocated to projects that align with ViiV Healthcare’s key priorities for Positive Action Europe 2016, including:

  • Supporting HIV-related education, knowledge building and treatment literacy
  • Driving peer support and education
  • Putting people living with HIV at the heart of services
  • Fighting stigma and discrimination
  • Supporting the ageing person living with HIV
  • Promoting testing and earlier diagnosis

The following 12 community-based organisations have been awarded grants through the Positive Action Europe 2016 programme, subject to contract and validation:

Organisation

Project

Country

AIDS Hilfe Wien

Positive Health – cooperate, participate, be active!

Austria

Albanian Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS

The Evaluation and Measure of the Patient Reported Outcomes from Client Satisfaction in HIV 50+ Populations on Ageing Positively with HIV in Albania

Albania

Association Against AIDS - JAZAS

Think Positive

Serbia

Association “Progressive Reinforcement of Organizations & Individuals”

Scaling-up HIV Testing for Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission in Maternity

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Association Red Line

Supporting of Sexual Health Clinics for MSM

Serbia

Fondazione LILA Milano ONLUS– Italian League for Fighting AIDS

Friendly Test 4U – Community Based HIV Testing Services Specifically Tailored to Meet Clients’ Needs

Italy

GAT – Grupo de Ativistas em Tratamentos

PAATH – Promoting Access and Adhesion to Treatment Healthcare

Portugal

HIV Ireland

HIV & Sexual Health Education – Training for Trainers Programme

Ireland

HUHIV/CAHIV – Croatian Association for HIV and Viral Hepatitis

Ageing Positively to: Access to Comprehensive Care for Ageing with HIV

Croatia

Israel AIDS Task Force

Encourage Testing Among at-risk Groups

Israel

Project Dels NOMS-Hispanosida

Detection of Acute and Recent HIV Infections in BCN Checkpoint with Fast Viral Suppression

Spain

Stronger Together, Association for Support of People Living with HIV, Skopje

Improving Treatment and Care Outcomes for People Living with HIV in Macedonia

Republic of Macedonia


As a testament to the strong impact of Positive Action Europe in previous years, ViiV Healthcare increased funding for the Positive Action Europe programme in 2016. A total of GBP 200,000 was made available for the 2016 grant cycle, and the programme attracted 75 applications from patient organisations across Europe—more than double the number of applications received in 2015. 

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For more information on Positive Action Europe please email positiveaction.europe@viivhealthcare.com

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