Supporting Tribal Leaders to Respond to HIV in Zambia: The Story of Mbeza Chiefdom
In 2005, The SHARe project launched a campaign to lend technical support to tribal leaders in three chiefdoms in the effort to combat HIV/AIDS. The collaborative effort laid out clear priorities for each chiefdom regarding pressing infrastructure needs for the reliable supply of HIV and AIDS commodities. The program also worked with tribal leaders to establish the leading behavioral causes of HIV transmission and devise the most effective methods of educating people in a culturally appropriate way.
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