Like many countries in Africa, Tanzania is facing a serious HIV/AIDS epidemic which threatens the development of the country. In response to this epidemic, volunteers with Global Service Corps (GSC) Tanzania’s HIV/AIDS Prevention and Nutrition Education Program wield an effective weapon: education.
UN Resident Coordinator Alberic Kacou highlighted the heightened vulnerability of women to HIV/AIDS. “In Tanzania, prevalence is more than 5 times higher among young women than it is among young men.
Charity increases access to HIV treatment in Tanzania. An innovative charity bus service that enables people living with HIV and AIDS in rural Tanzania to access life-saving treatment has announced plans to expand its routes to mark World Aids Day.