STATUS-NEUTRAL COMMUNITY-BASED MULTILEVEL INTERVENTION TO ADDRESS INTERSECTIONAL STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION, AND INCREASE HIV TESTING, PREP, AND ART (HPART) UPTAKE AMONG YMSM IN GHANAIAN SLUMS
  • Short Title: LAFIYA HIV STATUS NEUTRAL STUDY
  • Aim 1: Adapt LAFIYA intervention to address ISD and HPART using status neutrality among YMSM in Ghanaian slums.
  • Aim 2:Test the preliminary efficacy of the intervention to address ISD and increase HPART adherence using Clustered Randomized Trial
  • Source of Support: National Institute of Health (NIH) through the Forgarty International Center
  • Timeline: 5 years
  • Study Participants: 240 YMSM participants and Health-workers from 6 selected healthcare facilities
  • Implementation Partners: Hope Alliance Foundation (HAF), Priorities On Rights and Sexual Health (PORSH), Ghana National AIDS/STI Control Programme (NACP), Ghana Health Service