Providing inclusive HIV prevention

‘How do you convince me to come out and say I am a homosexual yet the same government that is asking me to do this criminalizes what I am engaged in? I would rather they offered the services without going into the business of knowing who we are and trying to count us.’

Kenya’s HIV prevention programme wants to incorporate men who have sex with men (MSM). However getting MSM to identify themselves is difficult and why is this necessary? Isnt the point to offer services to whoever needs them without them having to reveal their sexual preferences. Ultimately the only way to really provide inclusive HIV prevention services is to decriminalise homosexuality

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