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International Health Journalism Fellowship Project: Russia/Ukraine

About the Project

The Kaiser Family Foundation and Transatlantic Partners Against AIDS joined to create the . The goal of the Media Fellowships Project was to encourage substantive coverage of the health, social, economic, political and cultural implications of HIV/AIDS and associated health problems, as well as policies and programs to address HIV/AIDS in Russia and Ukraine.

The program selected journalists to undertake individual projects that focused on Russia or Ukraine. These were all

  • projects unlikely to be undertaken or completed without a grant
  • projects that focused on issues currently under-reported or not reported at all
  • projects that had a high likelihood of being published/broadcast
  • projects accessible to a relatively large audience


Project Events


Transatlantic Partners Against AIDS (TPAA) is an independent, non-governmental organization that leverages the political, civic, scientific, and economic resources of North American, European, and Eurasian partners to combat the rapid and devastating spread of HIV/AIDS in Russia, Ukraine and neighboring countries.

For more information regarding the International Health Journalism Fellowship Project in Russia/Ukraine please email


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Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, California.