Welcome increase to AusAID funding for the Asia Pacific region

Published: December 1, 2009

Welcome increase to AusAID funding for the Asia Pacific region

The announcement of $3 million in new funding to curb the transmission of HIV in Indonesia, PNG and Myanmar has been welcomed by Australia’s peak community based HIV organisation.

The money, to be spent over the next three years on programs focusing on men who have sex with men (MSM), may be modest given the demonstrated need but shows the Australian government is beginning to honour the priority it accorded MSM in the AusAID HIV Strategy launched in April.

-Read the full media release at the link below-

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