GAURAV is Community Based Organization (CBO) Registered in March 2010. Nurtured by The Humsafar trust and works within its community of MSM (Men having sex with Men ) and MSWs (Male Sex Worker) in Mumbai District. The Aim is to promote health-seeking behavior in the community and to reduce STI and stabilise HIV. The CBO started with donation of seven committee members because of their passion and drive to improve the lives of their fellow MSM and MSWs, GAURAV is a member of Aastha Parivaar which is a federation of sex workers in Mumbai and Thane District.
to have a self sustaining, MSM in sex work and their partners, Community to implement scaled prevention program with a strong focus on networking and advocacy to strengthen project management, skill building and livelihood