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Support #SummerLovin

Summer Lovin’ is a campaign to: Highlight the disproportionate impact of STIs and HIV on BAME women Increase awareness about the importance of testing for HIV and STIs and the different testing options available Signpost to accurate and reliable information on sexual and reproductive health   Please...

RISE PARTNERSHIP

NAZ as lead agency in a 3 years major Sexual Health promotion programme is along with Race Equality Foundation, GMFA and London Friend Antidote who have come together to form The Rise Partnership. Rise provides HIV Prevention and Sexual Health services to Black African & Caribbean...

The ‘never’ safe sex discussion

By Joy Gharoro-Akpojotor As a young girl growing up in Nigeria, the way in which my parents broached the subject of relationships with members of the opposite sex evolved like this:   Age 13: avoid boys, if they touch you, you’ll get pregnant. Age 18: I don’t want to...

Obama faces gay rights challenge in Kenya

Six and a half years after Kenyans started naming their children in honor of America’s first black president, Barack Obama’s name has also become synonymous, often derisively, with gay rights. “Go wait for your Obama,” a landlord reportedly told a gay couple as he kicked them...