Kiragu, Karusa

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2001

Youth and HIV/AIDS: can we avoid catastrophe?

Over 60 million people who have been infected with HIV in the past 20 years, about half became infected between the ages of 15 and 24. Today, nearly 12 million young people are living with HIV/AIDS. Young women are several times more likely than young men to be infected with HIV.