The Global Forum on MSM & HIV

http://www.msmgf.org/
The Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF) is an expanding network of advocates and other experts in health, human rights, research, and policy, working to ensure an effective response to HIV among gay men and other men who have sex with men. MSMGF advocates for equitable access to effective HIV prevention, care, treatment, and support services for gay men and other MSM, including those living with HIV, while promoting their health and human rights worldwide.

Support Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)