Bridging the Gaps Flex Fund “Young, wild … and free”

Countries: Russia || Duration: 2019-2021 || Donor: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

AFEW International together with 4 other Alliance of the Bridging the Gap partners (AFEW, MPACT Global, Mainline and Aidsfonds) implement the project aimed at learning the best practices in reaching youth within the Bridging the Gaps program and disseminating these practices further and increase the quality of services for young key populations within the overall Bridging the Gaps partnership.

The program involves young community researchers from Russia, Vietnam, Kenya and South-Africa, representing key populations – young drug users, sex workers and LGBTQ between the ages of 15-24 – as well as a greater service uptake and more optimal HIV and SRHR health outcomes.