HIV Education on Track | 14mins
Director: ICHTV | Producer: ICHTV
Focus Years: 2008 | Country: Germany
Malteser International fights against HIV/AIDS in the state of Tamil Nadu in southern India.
The region of Tamil Nadu has the second highest HIV infection rate in India. Whole villages and social structures are endangered while AIDS is still a big taboo subject.
The documentary introduces an HIV/AIDS education project in Tamil Nadu in the southeast of India. The project targets migrants and day laborers that migrate to the big cities of Mumbai and Chennai. Contact points for the outreach teams are train stations and the trains that transport hundreds of day laborers.