Established in 1994 during a historic gathering of 42 PLHIV from eight nations, APN+ stands as a formidable force, boasting over three decades of unwavering commitment. Today, we proudly commemorate our relentless solidarity with diverse and extensive PLHIV member networks throughout the Asia Pacific region.
As the unequivocal regional representative body, APN+ commands the forefront of the PLHIV response, steering the collective efforts of our esteemed member networks. Through the passage of time, both APN+ and its affiliated networks have not only flourished but have also ascended to unparalleled heights of reputation, capability, and responsibility, earning resounding recognition as indisputable leaders within their communities.
In every discourse, our members actively engage with local issues, infusing discussions with a resolutely positive perspective, as they ardently advocate for the rights and well-being of PLHIV in the region. When forging alliances with communities and grassroots organizations, APN+ empowers member networks to ascend to the pinnacle as the ultimate authorities and representatives of PLHIV in their respective countries. This is not merely an organization; this is a powerhouse driving transformative change in the landscape of PLHIV advocacy.
A better world for People Living with HIV
Working together to improve the quality of life for all people living with HIV in our region through peer led advocacy, leadership, network strengthening, communication and capacity building activities.
APN+ is a dynamic peer-led network catalyzing action and facilitating activities across the Asia Pacific region. Committed to human rights principles, we champion non-discrimination, gender equality, and inclusion for people living with HIV. Our membership, comprising national networks of people living with HIV, spans diverse groups such as women, LGBTQ+, people who use drugs, sex workers, migrants, and prisoners. With a focus on community solidarity, APN+ operates as a collective voice on HIV challenges, conducting vital functions like knowledge management, advocacy, and resource mobilization.
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