Donovan is a former sex worker turned community animator who inspires other sex workers to change their lives and reduce their risk of HIV.
A football team is not just a way of keeping healthy and enjoying sport; this one also raises awareness of HIV and reduces stigma.
Women who use drugs are vulnerable to sexual violence and HIV, and find it very hard to access health services. A project is tackling this.
Natalia, whose daughter died from AIDS, has set up a community centre for injecting drug users and people living with HIV.
Street children are hard to reach with services, so the SUNRISE project set up the Street Patrol, to motivate children to visit a centre.
People from governments and civil society organisations met to turn commitments about human rights for people with HIV into reality.
Self-help groups can be a lifeline for people living with HIV; this one in Bas Congo provides loans for people to set up small businesses.
Men who have sex with men and transgender people are at high risk of HIV. A project called, ‘Men’s Health Social Service’ supports them.
Communicating about HIV and mother-to-child transmission has led to more women choosing to deliver their baby at a health care facility.
Matilda is a mother of seven, and talks to young girls about sexual and reproductive health as part of a community response to HIV.
Young people are finding ways to talk about sex, HIV and violence against girls in a society that often silences these topics.
Homosexuality, sex work and abortion are all illegal in Uganda, making it difficult for young people affected by HIV.