Networking and Advocacy

The primary objective of the organisation is to provide advocacy, networking and capacity building support in deferent forums, in order to promote cooperation and collaboration at the state, regional, national and international levels, in regard to developmental subjects.

Network of People living with HIV/AIDS

Jindgi Jindabad a network for people living with HIV/AIDS established in the year 2012 facilitated by Gunjan Organisation for Community Development Dharmsala Himachal Pradesh. There are about 3000 active members from the PLHIV community across the state. This is a social movement by and for People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) in enforcing the recognition for Human Rights of PLHIV in the state. Network has waged a long and intensive struggle against fear, ignorance, prejudice and despair born out of the epidemic and stood to represent courage, insight, acceptance and hope to hundreds and thousands of People Living with HIV/AIDS.  We support PLHIV to form self help groups from the bottom up and foster bonding with intra- and intercommunity groups to gain strength and support. Our members include besides PLHIV, people from diverse orientation and marginalized sections of the society – MSM (Men having Sex with Men), IDU (Injecting Drug Users), Sex workers etc. The membership is open to all Indians living with HIV irrespective of gender, caste, religion etc.

Mission Statement

PLHIV mobilization

Human rights

GIPA – Greater Involvement of People living with HIV/AIDS

Access to information and services

Emerging needs of PLHIV

Positive prevention

Sustainable Society

Advocate for and support drugs and vaccine trials