Standing over the stove in the humid kitchen, peeling vegetables for her family’s lunch while her young daughter tugged at her jeans, Kayla told me that she wished she never met him. She was referring to her live-in partner, the father of her child who is still technically married to another woman, whom she first […]
Watch this CNN report to hear about the experiences of Dredrish Laveleska’ –the winner of the Miss Gay 2012 content – including the discrimination faced being a gay and transgender people. The report references the Stigma and Discrimination survey that was conducted last year by PSI’s local affiliate PASMO.
PASMO, PSI’s affiliate in Central America, has launched a regional website for people living with HIV and their family and friends. The website — www.yahoaraque.info — addresses the question “Now what?” that many people face when they receive positive results for HIV. Through a project of USAID, PASMO has launched this website as a component […]
Millennium Development Goal 5 calls for a 75 percent reduction in maternal mortality between 2000 and 2015 and universal access to reproductive health. While this goal continues to lag behind many others, there has been progress. The visionary Strategic Alliances with International NGOs (SALIN) programme, under the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was created to […]