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Primary Health Center (PHC)

Documentation of Freedom Foundation’s comprehensive & multipronged strategy with focuses on the Continuum of Care for PLHAs and captured the activities of project ACT

India alone accounts for more than 10% Global HIV/AIDS cases and is currently living with approximately 2.5 million HIV/AIDS positive victims and many more lakhs with STIs. However, international experts warn that this figure is quite underestimated and put the figures at least 2 – 2 1/2 times more. More disheartening is the alarming rate of affliction with reports of experts speculating 50 million AIDS related deaths by 2010 with over 20-25 million surviving residual cases. Current scene indicates that the HIV epidemic has moved beyond high risk populations like sex workers, truckers and Men who have Sex with Men (MSMs) and has become a generalised epidemic with a staggering 92% of infections being in the age group of 15 to 49, which is also the most economically productive segment of the population.

Communication related assignment for Avahan project

India alone accounts for more than 10% Global HIV/AIDS cases and is currently living with approximately 2.5 million HIV/AIDS positive victims and many more lakhs with STIs. Current situation indicates that the HIV epidemic has moved beyond high risk populations like sex workers, truckers and Men who have Sex with Men (MSMs) and has become a generalised epidemic with a staggering 92% of infections being in the age group of 15 to 49, which is also the most economically productive segment of the population.