S Africa spreading HIV message through drama

HIV positive youngsters perform to educate people on risky sexual behaviour that leads to catching the virus.

    South Africa has the highest prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the world. About 2.7 million South Africans are on anti-retroviral treatment in what is the biggest such programme of its kind in the world.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Shoshangevu in the first of a three-part series on why South African women are most at risk.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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