The BEARR Trust: Supporting vulnerable people in Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasus

The NGO Gender-Vector organised their project «A Reboot» in Kyrgyzstan in 2017 using a BEARR Trust grant aimed at increasing psychological literacy and concern about health among the gay population. Read about projects funded by BEARR in 2017 at http://www.bearr.org/bearr-trust-funded-projects-in-2017/

Latest news from BEARR

  •  The BEARR Trust’s Small Grants in 2018 – details here (the deadline was 1 February 2018)
  • Who knew that the incidence of HIV/AIDS infection is increasing faster in Eastern Europe than anywhere else in the world? This was the topic at The BEARR Trust’s annual conference on 10 November – photos and presentations now available. More
  • The latest BEARR Newsletter is available – read it here
  • BEARR’s 2017 annual lecture was held on 26 June on the theme of “Russia: The Power of a Narrative” – speaker Arkady Ostrovsky – read a report of what he said here
  • The BEARR bulletin for February 2018 is out. Read it here.

The BEARR Trust is a UK-based organisation set up to help children and other vulnerable and disadvantaged groups in Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the South Caucasus. We help small NGOs working in health and social welfare to build know-how, skills and contacts.

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