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Zambia's First Lady Partners with UNICEF Child Ambassadors HIV Advocacy

Publié 17 mars 2014 Avatar Brighton_EduConnect_Zambia

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One third (4 million) of the Zambian population is 15-24 years old; however, every hour, 3 of these young people will become infected with HIV. Less than 40% of young people in Zambia have comprehensive HIV knowledge, with lower levels among females. A similar trend is noted for the use of HIV prevention services (condoms, male circumcision) with the exception of HIV testing among girls and their delay of sexual debuts. Young people's HIV risk is increased when they have limited knowledge about...