Challenges for HIV/AIDS communication

Tufle, Thomas
August 2006
Media Development;2006, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p25
Academic Journal
The following two testimonials are from Grahamstown, a town of 120,000 inhabitants in Eastern Cape Province in South Africa, where in 2002 I did field-work among 14-19 year old youth from different socio-economic strata. The objective was to seek a deeper understanding of how a local community handles the HIV/AIDS pandemic in everyday life in order to use those insights to critically assess the relevance, quality and appropriateness of current HIV/AIDS communication.


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