Projects & Initiatives

  • Kyrgyzstan: Protecting the privacy and dignity of people living with HIV and AIDSKyrgyzstan: Protecting the privacy and dignity of people living with HIV and AIDSJun 13, 2013For the first time in Kyrgyzstan, a court case legally upheld the human rights of a person living with HIV. It was possible because the Government, advised by UNDP, had adopted a new AIDS Law to protect people with HIV and AIDS.

  • Leveraging knowledge in managing Global Fund grantsLeveraging knowledge in managing Global Fund grantsJun 13, 2013As part of its work with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, UNDP has launched a country-to-country support mechanism—under which an expert from one country travels to another receiving its first Global Fund grant to support key implementation processes such as financing, procurement, and monitoring.

  • Responding to the HIV epidemic in EthiopiaResponding to the HIV epidemic in EthiopiaJun 13, 2013Ethiopia’s first cases of HIV were reported in 1986 and the disease rapidly spread. By 2009, an estimated 1.1 million Ethiopians were living with HIV but the country had limited resources and capacity to address the epidemic.

  • UNDP, Global Fund Support Tajikistan’s Response to HIV, Tuberculosis and MalariaOct 2, 2014The HIV epidemic in Tajikistan is classified as a concentrated epidemic, more prevalent among Key Affected Populations such as people who inject drugs, sex workers and men who have sex with men.