APTN fosters partnerships with those who share our vision, mission and values. We collaborate widely, with partners wherever they may be, including government, intergovernmental, and non-governmental organisations, as well as United Nations agencies, community-based organisations, universities, the judiciary and the private sector.
APTN works with a wide range of partners at global, regional and country levels, combining and leveraging complementary resources, and working together in a transparent, respectful and mutually beneficial way.
Here’s some of our community partners:
SCDI – Vietnam
Established in January 2010, the Center for Supporting Community Development Initiatives (SCDI) is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation registered under the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations.
SCDI aims to enhance the quality of life and the ability of vulnerable and disadvantaged populations to integrate into society through researching, designing, experimenting, implementing, and promoting community development models.
Pacific Sexual and Gender Diversity Network
The Pacific Sexual and Gender Diversity Network (PSGDN) is the regional network of LGBTQI organisations and individuals in the Pacific based in Suva, Fiji.
PSGDN provides technical support to PIDSOGIESC+ (Pacific Islanders of Diverse Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity & Expressions and Sex Characteristics + other identities) and other relevant groups to advocate and educate other community members in the Pacific including government, parents of LGBTI people, teachers, and faith leaders, about the LGTBI community and related issues.
SISTERS, is a center for the transgender community, located in Pattaya. Their mission is to change the behaviors of the transgenders who are at risk for HIV and other STIs by providing information together with a “social marketing strategy.” Their main services include a drop-in center and outreach activities. SISTERS provides on site medical services, one to one counseling and skills development, as well as club activities such as make-up, sports and cooking
Papua New Guinea
HETURA NCD LGBT Group
South East Asia
Jaringan Transgender Indonesia (JTID)
Yayasan Srikandi Sejati
The Foundation of Transgender Alliance for Human Rights
Interested in getting your Organisation or Community involved?
Our most successful partnerships span a multi-year life cycle and involve a number of different Projects. Feel free to reach out to us for more information.