Bakita Kasadha

Bakita worked as a Peer Researcher at Terrence Higgins Trust until April 2021. She conducted qualitative research and co-design studies on INTUIT. She has a particular interest in ethical engagement of participants and centring lived experiences in project and process design. As well as her role at Terrence Higgins Trust, Bakita holds a number of national and international HIV advocacy positions, including an Advisory Committee Member on WHO’s Global Validation Advisory Committee (GVAC) and a Founding Member on Viiv Healthcare’s Positive Action Strategic Advisory Committee (PA-SAC). She is also the former Chair of the Global Network of Young People Living with HIV (Y+ Global) and has recently graduated with a MA in Anthropology and Community Development from Goldsmiths College.