Anglicare PNG (APNG) through its Mt Hagen branch has taken on board an approved Key Population (KP) Project through the OIL SEARCH FOUNDATION (OSF), the Global Fund (GF) principal recipient to roll out KP Outreach Program. Agreement by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Australia and GF as Donor partners was reached for APNG to implement this project.
Furthermore an understanding was reached between Anglicare and Baptiste Union Papua New Guinea (BuPNG)- (existing KP Project in Mt Hagen under DFAT) for Anglicare PNG to extend the work of HIV Prevention Outreach KP Program to the not identified hot spot areas where BuPNG has not covered in Mt Hagen city and its surrounding areas.
With the clear understanding and consent from the donor partners and KP program partners, Anglicare Mt. Hagen rolled out the KP Program in June 2016.