AFEW prison training

AFEW prison training in Malaysia, 2011

On December 2-4, 2011, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, one of the international technical partners of CAHR - AIDS Foundation East-West (AFEW) - conducted a training Transitional Client Management, Harm Reduction and Prevention of HIV/STI/TB/Hepatitis Transmission among Prison Inmates Returning from the Correctional Facilities for 5 organisations working in Malaysia and Indonesia on harm reduction within CAHR.

As a result of the training a pilot project on prison programming may be developed in Malaysian AIDS Council 2012 and some adaptations made to the existing work on pre-release conducted by Rumah Cemara (Indonesia). During 2012-13 AFEW will be continuously supporting CAHR partners in Malaysia and Indonesia to conduct prison-related work.