One of the Theni District Positive regular social events which provide relaxation, comfort and support, India © Gideon Mendel for the Alliance A peer education leads a life skills session © Nell Freeman for the Alliance

What we do

Child-to-child workshop in Rambo, Burkina Faso © Gideon Mendel/Alliance

Through our global partnership of community-based organisations the Alliance helps prevent the spread of HIV, meet the challenges of AIDS, and build healthier communities.


Read more about our expertise including prevention, treatment, human rights, harm reduction and sexual and reproductive health.

Our integrated approach to HIV programmes helps us work toward the aims of our current strategy  and contribute to progress on Millennium Development Goals 4, 5 and 6, around maternal and child health as well as HIV/AIDs and TB.


The Alliance’s What’s Preventing Prevention? campaign advocates for more effective funding for HIV prevention, for legal and structural barriers preventing access to services, such homophobic laws, to be removed, and for greater community participation in designing and delivering services.


Our work makes a lasting difference and our community-based approach helps us reach some of the most vulnerable people, like Mina and Bina in Manipur, India. Female injecting drug users are a hard to reach group, but thanks to SASO, a partner of Alliance India, women like these two friends have a safe haven. Read more.

    The most successful responses are built upon local leadership, commitment and responsibility.