HIV and AIDS

Fears that AIDS messages don’€™t reach gays and lesbians
Living with AIDS programme 126

In South Africa the spread of HIV has largely been associated with men’€™s sexual athleticism, their unwillingness to use condoms and the uneven gender relations that often render women unable to negotiate safe sex.

Hence, the epidemic is said to be a male driven disease. In the following report by Khopotso Bodibe we discover that some of these factors also play a significant role in the transmission of HIV amongst gay men.

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About the author

Khopotso Bodibe