Aksion Plus organization is founded in 1992 by a group of students, doctors. The aim of the organization is to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS through education of youth and by raising the awareness of general population. Also we target vulnerable groups such as: drug users, sex workers.
Aksion Plus organized the first national conference on HIV/AIDS in 1992.
In 2000 Aksion Plus opened the first Harm Reduction for drug users in Tirana – supported by Soros. In 2005, Aksion Plus established the Methadone Treatment for injecting drug users. This intervention is extended to drug users in prison.
Areas of our activities
Prevention-education-communication from social workers and psychologists to youngsters in high school
Service and treatment for vulnerable groups – implementing harm reduction program, prevention of HIV/AIDS/STIs among the injecting drug users.
Capacity building and advocacy. Our trainers are delivering training sessions to various groups: students, volunteers, teachers, police, parents, health practitioners and to other NGOs.
Publication, research Aksion Plus is specialized in producing Training Modules, Guidelines, posters, brochures, leaflets, newsletters and other informing materials.