Know It, Prove It, Change It Toolkit

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The Know it, Prove it, Change it toolkit helps grassroots organisations in communities affected by HIV/AIDS to understand their basic rights, document rights abuses, and design and implement advocacy campaigns. T

Know It: The Rights Framework which discusses international human rights law and how it applies to people living with HIV/AIDS and other marginalised communities

Contents include:

  • HIV/AIDS: The Rights Framework
  • Stigma and Discrimination
  • THe Right to Health
  • Rights and the Police
  • Rights in Pre-Trial Detention and Prison
  • Rights of People Working on HIV/AIDS
  • Rights of Marginalised Communities

Prove It: Documenting Rights Abuses explains how to plan and conduct rights research.

Contents include:

  • Introduction: The Power of Testimony
  • Planning your Project
  • The Rights Interview
  • Writing the Report

Change It: Ending Rights Abuses shows how to plan and conduct local, national, and international advocacy based on the research. 

  • What is Advocacy?
  • Analyzing the Environment
  • Creating an Advocacy Strategy
  • Tactics: Lobbying and Cultivation
  • Tactics: Mobilizing Media and the Community

You can download these 90 - 150 page PDF document above. These resources are available in English.