The Network of Young People Living with HIV and AIDS in Tanzania (NYP+) is a Non-Governmental Organization that was founded in January 2003 and legally incorporated in November 2005 under the NGOs Act of 2002 with registration number 00/NGO/0514. The Network's registered office is in Dar es Salaam, but it will function across Tanzania by forming chapters in the Regions through District Clusters (There are currently 22 chapters of NYP+ in the regions of Dar es Salaam, Mbeya, Iringa, Njombe, and Songwe. ). Other chapters will be launched in the remaining areas of Tanzania's Mainland in the near future. The organization was created by dedicated teenagers and young people living with HIV/AIDS with the goal of assisting their peers in overcoming the different problems they confront. The Network runs throughout Tanzania's Mainland.
NYP+ envisions a world with no new HIV infections, where people make empowered sexual health choices, and where those living with HIV do so with dignity, good health, and equality.
To improve adolescents’ and young people’s access and utilization of comprehensive, integrated, effective, quality healthcare services related to HIV/AIDS, SRHR, and other related diseases through health education, evidence-based advocacy, community engagement, networking, and research
Ms. Nevala Kyando