Preventing HIV/AIDS among Adolescents through Integrated Communication Programming

Publication Date: 2003
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA


Preventing HIV/AIDS among adolescents is a challenging task that touches upon several controversial policy and cultural issues. Nevertheless, it is an absolutely crucial task, as more and more young people are being infected with the deadly virus each day. As several countries have shown, effective prevention programming includes integrating advocacy, behaviour change communication and educational strategies with other policy and service components.

This manual focuses on HIV prevention throughintegrated communication programming that blends advocacy, behaviour change communication and education interventions.