Strengthening the Capacity of Faith-Based Organizations’ Leaders on HIV and AIDS Stigma Reduction and Counseling

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HIV and AIDS Communication and Stigma


40 religious leaders attended the training and took steps to address stigma in their congregations: services in the congregations have improved and activities involve more and more HIV+ people; willingness of people living with HIV/AIDS to testimony their status; youth, couples and the general community have shown interest to voluntarily test their status; the number of premarital testing has increased; most of congregation members have decided to own the problem and start educating themselves & others.

TADEPA cooperates with the church institutions in several ways: they are consulted to facilitate training organised by the Lutheran Church, Anglican Churchand Roman Catholic Church; they are also invited in their planning sessions.

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September 24, 2014

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