The Young Black Gay Men’s Leadership Initiative will periodically host webinars surrounding various topics, YBGLI members are asked to present at conferences and the Initiative has released statements on critical issues affecting Black MSM. As these items become available, they will be posted here. All items are downloadable in either PDF or PowerPoint format. Adobe Acrobat or a similar reader is required to view PDFs.
AVAC & YBGLI PrEP Factsheet – This helpful guide provides information about what you need to know about PrEP for gay and bisexual men of color.
The Affordable Care Act Blueprint Part 1 – In this webinar, the YBGLI developed and presented a blueprint for the Affordable Care Act and how it will impact young MSM.
YBGLI 2012 USCA Presentation – Passing the Torch: A United States model for engaging and mobilizing Black gay men to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
2012 Creating Change YBGLI Presentation – YBGLI members discuss ways of engaging and mobilizing Black gay men to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
2013 NYHAD Statement by YBGLI – The Young Black Gay Men’s Leadership Initiative encourages all Young Black Men, regardless of your sexual identity/orientation, to get tested and know their status.
YBGLI HPTN 061 Statement– In response to the astonishing numbers identified in HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) study 061 or the BROTHERS study, YBGLI is deeply concerned by the high overall prevalence rate 2.8%. Moreover, we are troubled by the YMSM prevalence of 5.9%