B-Change has earned its strong reputation for innovation in these efforts to empower the LGBT and HIV+ communities in Asia.
— Daniel Lee, Executive Director & Stanley Wong, Senior Manager,- Levi Strauss Foundation
  • Created and tested three approaches for engaging communities using web platforms in English, Chinese, Thai and Bahasa Indonesia:
    • BE for young gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans and intersex in issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity
    • PLUS for gay and bisexual men living with HIV in Asia on health and well-being
    • HIV Advocates for community-based organisations seeking to amplify their advocacy of equitable access to HIV treatment.
  • Raised awareness of over 60,000 followers on sexuality, sexual health and human rights (including HIV prevention and treatment) via social media in multiple languages ;
     
  • Published three academic research papers about using technology to enhance well-being and increase access to health and human rights in global scientific journals;
     
  • Organized community consultations, webinars and workshops in settings that are often hostile or dangerous for LGBTI to participate;
     
  • Provided capacity-building for more than 20 community-based organisations in Asia, South America, the Middle East, North Africa and the U.S to use web and mobile technologies more effectively;
     
  • Built strong partnerships with development organisations who have helped us ensure our work remained grounded on human rights principles in pursuit of social justice for everyone. These partners include: