Alastair is a 45 year old gay man, who has been living with HIV for 5 years. He has worked on The People Living with HIV Stigma Index as the country co-ordinator for the United Kingdom since 2009. The research generated by the Index in the UK has contributed to the Global Commission on HIV and the Criminalize Hate not HIV Campaign.
In 2012, the UK team produced a new multi media resource for UK teachers. To date the over 80 countries have worked with the Index. The UK was the first developed country to roll out the Index and are looking to repeat the process in 2013.