Vision & Mission

Vision & Mission

Vision.
Fulfilling sexual health for men for men who have sex with men in Kenya.
Mission/ Objectives.
The MISSION of the organization is to advance the sexual health rights of MSM and reduce stigma and discrimination by creating general awareness with the aim of empowering the MSM community and the society at large, advocating for the rights to good health, access to STI/HIV and AIDS related care and treatment in Kenya.

Areas of Work/ Interest.
• Capacity Building and Social Services.
• Communication Strategy and TOT (training of trainers).
• Health and Research.
• Advocacy.
• Policy Development.
• Monitoring and Evaluation.
• MSM Social Well Being.

Strategy.
Ishtar MSM has a number of programs that make up its strategy plan. Ishtar MSM’s services include:
• Referrals to MSM-friendly VCT and other health services.
• Distribution of condoms and water-based lubricants.
• Safer sex workshops.
• Peer education and counselling.
• Open forum discussions.   
• Post Test Clubs [PTC].
• Community mobilization through various outreach activities.
• Drop in services.
• Providing Technical Assistance.