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Global Impact of HIV/AIDS on Youth

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Global Impact of HIV/AIDS on Youth

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day is an annual observance that takes place on April 10 to educate the public about the impact of HIV and AIDS on young people and to highlight the work young people are doing across the country to respond to the epidemic. HIV/AIDS has always been an epidemic of young people. Despite stepped-up prevention efforts and public-awareness campaigns, however, it continues to infect adolescents and young adults worldwide in alarming numbers. This is the sobering conclusion of the latest HIV/AIDS Policy Fact Sheet (2 pages, PDF) issued by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation,...

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