A community organisation is working with HIV positive inmates, and provides much needed support to people using a methadone clinic.
Shaleen became HIV positive through her husband who used drugs. Now she works at a local drop-in centre, supporting other people with HIV.
In Kenya, TB is the biggest killer of people living with HIV. Raising awareness and integrating TB and HIV services are vital.
Niko fights a daily battle with heroin, but does not share needles and is not HIV positive. He had a test done with a community project.
Men who have sex with men face discrimination and criminalisation in Kenya. Condoms, education and raising awareness of HIV are vital.
Women who inject drugs often face a harsh life of sex work on the streets. A centre provides a place to rest and share problems with peers.
Many fishermen cope with the harsh reality of life at sea by injecting heroin. A needle exchange service is transforming a community.
A plantation owner hires people who use drugs on his farm, and a community-based organisation supports them by providing clean needles.
Homosexuality, sex work and abortion are all illegal in Uganda, making it difficult for young people affected by HIV.
The Alliance is rebuilding lives with methadone programmes and reducing the spread of HIV through needle exchange.
Young people are finding ways to talk about sex, HIV and violence against girls in a society that often silences these topics.
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