Yalla sawa –
Prevention project for (LGBTIQ) refugees in Hannover and around

The project Yalla sawa (“Let’s do it together”) is a prevention project for (LGBTIQ-) refugees in Hannover and around.
A set of measures is used to establish acceptance of sexual and gender diversity in the refugee communities, to convey the relevant prevention messages on a peer-to-peer basis, and to advise and support refugees with HIV:

  1. Communicating prevention messages on a peer-to-peer basis in social media
  2. Workshops in refugee housing and language schools on sexual and gender diversity and protection against HIV and STI
  3. Test counseling in Arabic for (LGBTIQ-) refugees
  4. Counseling and support for refugees with HIV in Arabic
  5. Street work in the sex worker scene