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REPORT: Fishing areas bear big HIV/AIDS disease burden | NTV

REPORT: Fishing areas bear big HIV/AIDS disease burden

A new study on HIV/AIDS prevalence rates among fishing communities shows a sharp increase in infections along the shores of Lake Victoria.

A new study on HIV/AIDS prevalence rates among fishing communities shows a sharp increase in infections along the shores of Lake Victoria.
The study conducted by the HIV/AIDS Knowledge Management and Communication Capacity Building Initiative puts the prevalence rate at 42. 3 percent at one of the landing sites.