Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Community based HIV / AIDS prevention and control programme in the Tiruvannamalai district of Tamil Nadu

  • Organisation: Sinam

  • Benifiting country: India

Five hundred and fifty-five peer educators were trained. Ten women and ten men were selected to educate people through street theatre in the Tiruvannamalai district. Sixty-five sex workers were trained on STIs.

Heads of twelve active NGOs from the district were trained in HIV / AIDS. Condoms, information leaflets and educational materials were also distributed. An important mobilization was organized during the World AIDS Day on 1 December.

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