ANDRIY KLEPIKOV, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ALLIANCE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH, UKRAINE
Andriy Klepikov, Executive Director, Alliance for Public Health, Ukraine
Andriy Klepikov is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Public Health, one of the largest HIV and TB focused NGOs in the country and in the region. Being its founding director, he is currently managing the organization with over 100 staff, implementing a complex and comprehensive HIV prevention, treatment and care program as well as other programs aimed at fighting TB, HCV and more recently COVID-19.
Andriy is managing one of the largest harm reduction programs globally in partnership with field-level NGOs reaching over 200 000 people who inject drugs annually with its services, he has led the transitioning opioid-substitution therapy program (the largest in EECA region) to the state funding, he is managing his organization country wide TB program. In his capacity as Executive Director, Andriy also supervises the regional portfolio, which includes over 20 countries of Eastern and Central Europe and Central Asia.
In the recent days Andriy is leading his organization’s efforts to sustain HIV, TB response in the situation of russian aggression against Ukraine, implementing needs based support to the moist vulnerable groups, including humanitarian assistance, and help internally displaced people and war refugees.
He is International AIDS Society (IAS) Governing Council member, Alternate Board member at the Global Fund Board and a member of the Global Fund Strategy Committee, Frontline AIDS Partnership Council member and Chair of the Oversight Advisory Committee of TB Europe Coalition (TBEC).