This tool describes how services can be designed and implemented to be high-quality, acceptable and accessible to men who have sex with men. This tool is a product of collaboration among men who have sex with men, advocates, serviceproviders, researchers, government officials and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) from around the world, as well as United Nations agencies, and development partners from the United States.
This tool is designed for use by public-health officials and managers of HIV and STI programmes; NGOs, including community and civil-society organizations; and health workers. It may also be of interest to international funding agencies, health policy-makers and advocates. It is meant to cover implementation of interventions across the full HIV services continuum, including prevention, treatment, care and support interventions.