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Request for Proposals – Deadline extended! (Southern Africa only)

February 7, 2014 | News | No Comments

*****Deadline extended to 25 March 11pm GMT***** In celebration of our 4th anniversary, we are proud to announce the launch of our new Southern Africa Small Grants Program for youth-led initiatives working to address the needs of young women living with HIV,  young women affected by HIV (including young women in sex work and young…

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Request for Proposals – now open! (Global South)

January 7, 2014 | News | No Comments

In celebration of our 4th anniversary, we are proud to announce the launch of our new Global South Small Grants Program (2014-2016) for youth-led initiatives working to address the needs of young key populations affected by HIV, that is, young transgender people, young gay men, young people who use drugs, young people in sex work…

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Announcing new HYLF grantees for our 2017 Small Grants Programme

HIV Young Leaders Fund is pleased to announce its new grantees under the 2017 Small Grants Programme with a focus on addressing the needs of, and building safer environments for transgender youth, young people living with HIV in the Global South. More than 400 youth-led and youth-serving organizations submitted incredible and outstanding proposals, and after a…

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HYLF – The journey continues

February 15, 2017 | Blog, News, Topic of the month | No Comments

February 15, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The HIV Young Leaders Fund (HYLF) was founded by young health activists at the June 2009 Oslo Young Leaders Summit, organized by aids2031, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNAIDS. Young participants identified barriers to accessing funds as a major impediment to supporting a new generation of HIV…

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HYLF is hiring a new Executive Director!

August 13, 2015 | Blog, News | No Comments

The HIV Young Leaders Fund is looking for a young visionary leader to become its Executive Director! HYLF is a dynamic youth-led organization with the mission of catalyzing new leadership in the HIV response among young people most affected by HIV. HYLF support’s youth led initiatives throughout the world by providing seed support, technical assistance…

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August 12, 2015 | Blog, News | No Comments

Since 2010, the HIV Young Leaders Fund strives to reach youth populations that are left behind. We are committed to strengthening the role of youth affected by HIV in decision-making spaces at all levels. For HYLF, the International day of Youth is the perfect moment to commemorate those who still lack access to health care…

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Post 2015 Advocacy Alert!

July 8, 2015 | Blog | No Comments

You can help us to shape the Post 2015 Development Agenda! There are five actions that you can do to contribute: 1.- If you have experience on policy and document revision, especially on UN agreed language, you can check the Zero draft and submit your input to post2015MDG@icaso.org. 2.- Find out who in your government handles the…

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May 28, 2015 | News | No Comments

ANTESCEDENTES. \No 2013, o Fundo para Jovens Líderes com HIV (HYLF, por sua sigla em Inglês) lançou o projeto A Igualdade de Saúde para Todos / as (Health Equity for all), através do qual se pretende gerar dados relevantes para saber quais são as necessidades, barreiras e desafios enfrentados pelos jovens e sobretudo adolescentes menores involucrados no…

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Convocatoria para la Consulta Regional sobre la situación de las y los jóvenes involucrados en el Trabajo Sexual en América Latina y El Caribe

May 27, 2015 | News | No Comments

Antecedentes  En 2013, el Fondo de Jóvenes Líderes en respuesta al VIH (HYLF, por sus siglas en inglés) lanzó la iniciativa Salud Igualitaria para Todos/as  (Health Equity for all), dicha iniciativa pretende generar información y datos relevantes sobre las necesidades, barreras y retos que enfrentan las y los jóvenes y especialmente adolescentes que se encuentran involucrados en el…

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Welcome to our new website!

April 22, 2015 | News | No Comments

In 2013, our Steering Committee decided that HYLF could better fulfil our mission as a youth-led independent organisation. Since then, we have worked to revise and transform our structures and policies to respond to the needs of young people most affected by HIV at the community, regional and international level. As we come to the…

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