KwaAfrica

http://www.kwaafrica.org/
Established in 1995, KwaAfrica provides services to children and families affected by HIV/AIDS in the UK and in Africa. KwaAfrica is an international voluntary organisation whose aim is to improve the quality of lives of people affected by HIV/AIDS.

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)