Report on National Dialogues

In 2016-2017 Eurasian Harm Reduction Network has been supporting organization of a series of National Dialogues for government officials and NGOs in 6 countries to commit for Harm Reduction programs and their domestic funding. The National Dialogues were organized in the framework of the Regional Program “Harm Reduction Works – Fund It!”

Report on study tours

In 2016-2017 Eurasian Harm Reduction Network has been organizing a series of study-tours for government officials and NGOs from Eastern Europe and Central Asia countries to examine harm reduction programs organization and funding in the neighboring countries, where the programs have been established for some time and successfully functioning. The study-tours were organized in the framework of the Regional Program “Harm Reduction Works – Fund It!”

National advocacy plans

Based on the regional and national reports, each participating country within the Regional program "Harm Reduction works!- fund it" developed its own national advocacy strategies "Harm Reduction Works - Fund It"  that have been implemented by SRs and SSRs. The strategy included policy advocacy roundtables, working advocacy meetings, and other advocacy activities.It is two-year national advocacy plans for each of the participating country.

Country positions on transition from donors to state government funding for HIV and TB prevention including provision of harm reduction services

The 5 Country positions are documents that find consensus between the stakeholders on the transition to national funding of Harm Reduction. They were developed for the Regional Dialogue in Tbilisi (September 2015) and they were based on the results of investment monitoring research (IMG) on Harm Reduction financial needs. National authority representatives and representatives of PWUD communities together with national and international NGOs discussed the results of investment monitoring and built the country position on national Harm Reduction financial needs.

Workshop on Financial Management and Requirements of Financial and Program Reporting for National Partners (Part 1)

The workshop on 4-5 February, 2016 was set to address the following goals: • To develop understanding of the requirements of the Global Fund and EHRN to financial and program accountability; • To analyze reporting difficulties to reduce the number of errors in the financial and programmatic reports; • To develop the understanding of how the collected data can be used to evaluate effectiveness, to make reprogramming, and to implement advocacy.

Community-led Assessment of commodities and services for inadequately served populations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

This report describes the results of a community-led assessment of HIV programs, including access to commodities and services for people living with HIV (PLHIV), people who use drugs (PWUD), gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM), and transgender people (trans*). This assessment was undertaken as part of a Regional Program Money Can Buy Health If You Budget For It supported by the Robert Carr civil society Networks Foundation (RCNF), implemented by the Regional Eurasian Consortium in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The assessment was conducted in three countries: Estonia, Armenia and the Kyrgyz Republic from June to August 2016. The assessment was conducted according to the methodology: for gay men, MSM and trans* people (in Rus), for PLHIV (in Rus),  for PWUD (in Rus).

Civil Society Organizations on Georgia’s Transition Plan

The current document provides information about a small-scale focused study conducted in Georgia in the framework of Community, Rights & Gender Technical Assistance (CRG TA) Program supported by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Global Fund).