• Vitaly Djuma

    Executive Director


    Vitaly has been involved in the HIV response for almost 20 years, with a focus on the most affected populations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA). He has extensive experience in program management, strategic planning, and HIV and human rights advocacy.

    Vitaly holds a Masters of International Health from the University of Copenhagen.

  • Alexandr Poluyan

    Communications Coordinator


    Alexandr has been involved in the response to the HIV epidemic in Eastern Europe and Central Asia for more than 12 years. He has experience in public relations in national and international organizations working with different populations on HIV and human rights issues. Had been a leader of an LGBT organization in Belarus.

  • Nikolay Lunchenkov

    LGBT Health Coordinator


    Nikolay Lunchenkov is an infectious diseases doctor and LGBTQI+ health consultant. He worked as public health and community manager for several years in Global leading organizations. He currently serves as a LGBT health coordinator in Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity. Nikolay has experience both from a medical and community perspective, and the main research interest belongs to sexual health, PrEP and substance use among gay men.

  • Daniyar Orsekov

    Advocacy Coordinator

  • Elena German

    Capacity Building Coordinator


    Elena has worked for more than 15 years in the field of HIV services. Her professional experience includes the organization and provision of technical support on various aspects of HIV prevention, such as trainings, the development of individual preventative interventions and country-specific packages of services for MSM, as well as the provision of technical assistance to MSM-service and LGBT organizations in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, and Moldova.

  • Yuri Yoursky

    Human Rights and Legal Issues Coordinator


    Yuri holds responsibility for activities that support and strengthen the enabling environments for HIV services for MSM and trans people in the EECA region by means of combating stigma and discrimination, promoting and protecting human rights and removing legal and policy barriers.

    Yuri is involved with HIV response in Ukraine from 2013 onward. As program director of  “Gay Alliance Ukraine”, Yuri was responsible for several projects related to protection of LGBT rights, and increasing public awareness of fundamental rights. In 2015, Yuri joined the organizing committee of the annual National Conference of LGBT-Movement and MSM-service of Ukraine.

    He is an expert on intersex and trans issues, as well as a certified trainer on tolerance and non-discrimination.

  • Galina Gavrilova

    Procurement & Office Manager

  • Nelli Lomova

    Chief Accountant

  • Olga Chemiia

    Grant Manager


    Although Olga’s profession is not directly related to charities, she is glad to contribute to charitable activities through accounting and grant management.

  • Iurii Zozulynskyi

    Financial Management Advisor


    Iurii has more than 8 years of experience in the non-profit financial management. He is an expert in budgeting, donor reporting, development of financial policies and procedures, management accounting, organizational activities analysis and other financial aspects of non-governmental organizations’ work.

    He has experience working with several international organizations, including the Global Fund, USAID, CDC, Alliance UK, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Yale University etc.

  • Maxim Kasianczuk

    Strategic Information Adviser


    Maxim holds PhD and has extensive academic experience and has established himself as a high-level expert on MSM, LGBT, HIV/AIDS and human rights issues in Ukraine and other countries of the EECA region.

  • Gennady Roschupkin

    Community Health Systems Strengthening Advisor


    Gennady has been involved in the response to the HIV epidemic in Eastern Europe and Central Asia since 1991. He has considerable experience in providing technical support to and developing the capacity of NGOs and affected communities. In addition, Gennady has significant expertise in preparing and conducting trainings on various aspects of HIV and STI prevention, social support, and on the monitoring and evaluation of social projects and initiatives.