Research

Breaking the Silence: STBBI Education in BC’s African Community

Sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBI) remain a significant public health concern worldwide, including within immigrant and refugee communities. In British Columbia, Canada, the African community faces unique challenges regarding awareness and understanding of STBBI, often stemming from cultural norms…

Drive For Change (DFC)

Afro-Canadian communities living with HIV in Canada are disproportionately affected by racism, discrimination and HIV stigma. Barriers to health services include those related to im/migration and being newcomers to Canada; socioeconomic barriers; heightened policing; surveillance and violence; social and structural…