Information session on HIV/AIDS was conducted for migrant workers from Amin Construction Private Limited. 45 migrants participated in this session.
The group consisted of people speaking 2 languages; Hindi and Tamil. The session was conducted by 1 migrant peer educator.
The participants were informed on the basic knowledge, modes of transmission and necessary preventive measures for HIV/AIDS. Peer Educators emphasized on the importance of using condoms as a preventive measure to the group.
Each peer was provided with leaflets on HIV/AIDS in their respective languages. A total of 16 IEC materials were distributed. Also upon request from the group they were provided with condoms. A total of 288 condoms were distributed.
- A large number of migrants were reached through a single session.
- Migrants asked questions without hesitation as it was easy to communicate with the peer educators.
- All migrants gained new information on HIV/AIDS