Child and adolescent health and development


Young People and HIV/AIDS

Situation in South East Asia (Factsheets)


Publication details

Publication date: 2007



These factsheets on young people and HIV/AIDS has been prepared by undertaking a review of available published national data obtained from national demographic health surveys, reproductive health surveys, behavioural surveys and large studies wherever available. It is a report of Young people's vulnerability to HIV and STIs and programmes and initiatives being undertaken in Member States to halt the spread of HIV/AIDS.

The information in these factsheets will be useful for programme managers, policy-makers and researchers, and help in advocating for investing in young people as part of the HIV/AIDS programme.