Educating about AIDS

Redlawada students marched throughout the village to on World AIDS Day

To mark World Aids Day, Redlawada students rallied to educate villagers about stigma around the disease. Thirty-four million people have HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, according to the World Health Organization. About 2.4 million people in India have HIV, according to the United Nations.

Students created slogans and discussed social issues like voluntarily getting tested at a clinic before marriage, and not ostracizing AIDS patients.

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