Community Capacity Building

PHDA believes in growing together with the communities that we serve. SWOP and TSU  have been instrumental in building capacity among the KP and involving the community in the HIV  prevention, care and treatment campaign.


Soap Making by a SWOP sponsored  self help group

As an off shoot of our efforts we have assisted the community register and manage local CBO’s and NGO’s among them Hoymas (, Bar Hostess (, SWOP Ambassadors among other. PHDA also supports our Key populations access alternative livelihoods by providing training and supporting income generating activities among the Key population through the SWOP program . The community training and involvement offered include;

  • Sister to Sister
  • Peer Educator
  • Community Positive Health, Dignity and Prevention
  • Advocacy

The community has also been involved in research, formulating research policies a case of study the ongoing TRUST study  (  and overseeing ethical research among themselves by forming Community Advisory boards.

About PHDA

Partners for Health and Development in Africa (PHDA) is an international non-profit organization registered in Kenya, working in the health and development fields in Kenya and elsewhere in Africa.

Partners for Health and Development in Africa