HIV/AIDS – Funded by NACC (Kenya)

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HIV/AIDS Prevention Program;

  • Target:The fisher community within the Beaches in Kisumu County

Main activities

  • Condom distribution
  • Making referrals to local health facilities
  • Couple counseling/testing
  • Behaviour change communication (BCC) training.

Some specific strategies used;

  • Participatory methods that encourage reflection, dialogue as critical aspects of behavior change.
  • Challenging gender norms, roles and behavior.
  • Life skills education, goal setting, decision making, communication, assertiveness, and negotiation skills to prevent and mitigate relationship
  • Interactive and experiential approaches, cross training on GBV and HIV/AIDS
  • Behavior change approaches with fisher folk communities
VCT Couple counseling
GBV and HIV/AIDS approaches

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