Young and Adolescent MSM and Hijra/TG are living with fear of alienation and stigmatized in relation to their identity disclosure. The fear creates emotional distress exerts, of depression, suicidal ideation (Almeida et. al., 2009).

Considering the reality of these inevitable risks and vulnerabilities, BSWS planned to proceed with an aim to creating young MSM and Hijra friendly environment considering their views and feelings. Following the plan BSWS has established “HIM” (corner) in 2013. Afterwards, the UNICEF extended its supports from April 2014 under the project titled ‘HIV prevention, referral treatment and care’ for most at risk adolescent and young people in Bangladesh.’

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