ABOUT US

MEET THE TEAM

Ishtar MSM—a community based organization that advances sexual health rights of Men who have sex with Men (MSM) to reduce the stigma and discrimination aliened with them by creating awareness with the aim of advocating for their rights to access health care, including STI/HIV and AIDS related care and treatment. Ishtar MSM is a group member of the Gay & Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK). Our success at Ishtar can be attributed to our ever active and friendlier staff, from the entry level to the top leadership our staff have proven to be welcoming, hardworking and respectful. Talk to us anytime.

OUR SERVICE

WHAT WE DO

Biomedical Interventions

• Hiv testing services ,STI screening and treatment
• Care and treatment services
• Referrals to MSM friendly health center
• Individual and couple counseling.
• Combination prevention services
• TB screening with referrals for Treatment
• Referral for minor  surgical  services
• Medical advice and health education

Behavior Interventions

• Hosting of safe sex workshops
• Distribution of  condoms and lubricant to the community
• Support group
• Open forums discussions.
• LGBT pride events  and other  events
• Community Security educations forums
• Community Outreaches.
• Safe space network with peers

Structural Interventions

• Community engagements events
• LGBT library  documents
• Legal aid clinics
• Community empowerment
• Prevention and response to stigma and discrimination

Monitoring and Evaluation

Ishtar aims to be a model of good practice in monitoring and evaluation of our programmes, projects and activities. We aim to assure our financial and technical partners and all others that we are doing our best to make efficient use of our resources

OUR PARTNERS

THANK YOU FOR THE SUPPORT

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Ishtar would have not made it this far had it not been for our friends and partners. Our support and donations, financial and otherwise come from various well-wishers who all desire to see an improvement in the fight for equality, justice and development.

ISHTAR MSM

OUR STRATEGIC PLAN 2014-2019

OUR LONG TERM PLAN

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