What is the Dutch Approach?

The Dutch Approach

 In the Netherlands we work together on SRHR and HIV/AIDS: scientists, policy makers, health professionals, private sector (entrepreneurs), people living with HIV, activists and people from governmental and non-governmental organisations. Some people call it an inclusive approach. It is in our DNA: we like to ‘polder’ as we say in Dutch.

A focus on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Human Rights, Harm reduction, HIV Research, Key Populations, Youth & Sexuality is an integral part of the Dutch approach. This approach is proven to be effective. Furthermore the importance of sharing best practices and learning from experience is acknowledged. Read more..