GHN has developed objectives, policy and established specific working groups on communication, finance, research and as required.
GHN promotes and advocates for availability and increased access to free testing services (HIV & STI’s), PEP and PrEP, condoms and lube etc.
GHN raise issues pertaining to HIV related stigma including homophobia and transphobia.
GHN is represented on key committees/working groups related to the National Sexual Health Strategy (NSHS).
GHN is also represented on the
GHN has intervened with relevant government bodies and Ministers responsible for HIV and sexual health and has met officially with the Oireachtas Committee on Health, Minister/s for Health and Minister/s for State for Health Promotion.
GHN has led and is represented on other key groups such as Research, Community Testing, Chemsex and has contributed to many key reports.