UNAIDS Global and Domestic Roundtable on Men Who Have Sex With Men



On December 10th, 2010, in honor of International Human Rights Day, UNAIDS, the United Nations Development Programme, and the Global AIDS Roundtable MSM Policy Working Group co-hosted The Intersection of Health, Faith, and Policy: A Global and Domestic Roundtable Discussion on Men Who Have Sex with Men.

Event Agenda (PDF, 153 KB)

Videos from the event are posted below.

Video Gallery

Welcoming Remarks

Krista Lauer, Policy Associate for The Global Forum on MSM and HIV

State of the global AIDS epidemic, and human rights of sexual minorities (Global Commission on HIV and the law)

Dr. Cheikh Traore, Senior Policy Advisor, Sexual Diversity - HIV/AIDS Group of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

HIV and human rights of gay men and MSM in Malawi

Mr. Gift Trapence, Executive Director of Centre for the Development of People (CEDEP)

OGAC's forthcoming PEPFAR field guidance on MSM

Dr. Rich Needle, Senior Public Health Advisor to the U.S President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

Domestic HIV for MSM in the U.S.

Mr. Justin Goforth, Director of Whitman-Walker's Community Health Division, Gay Men's Health and Wellness Clinic, and Medical Adherence Unit.


Faith, human rights, and men who have sex with men

Rev. Dean Snyder, Minister of Foundry United Methodist Church in Washington, D.C.

Video Address

Congresswoman Barbara Lee, 9th Congressional District, California