Shumskaia Natalia is a representative of AFEW Network and works for Public Foundation "AIDS Foundation East-West in the Kyrgyz Republic". She started her career in HIV-preventative programs in 1998 in the capacity of psychologist and outreach workers in MSF "Sex Workers Outreach Project". In 2001 she became a founder of NGO "Podruga" which intended to provide preventative interventions among female drug users and sex workers. Since 2005 she has started working in AFEW, which became a leader NGO in the Kyrgyz Republic and successfully introduces such innovative approaches as client management for vulnerable populations, prevention of HIV+TB co-infection, social support of TB patients.