Reporting on HIV/AIDS in Africa: A manual

Date: September 2, 2016
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The manual provides information on effective reporting and professional standards and ethics in reporting. It looks at confidentiality and harmful stereotypes as well as compassion and empowering rather than victimizing.

Language to avoid and recommended language when reporting on HIV and how to make the story of HIV/AIDS in Africa newsworthy. Looking for angles when reporting on the epidemic and finding and working with sources.


Author: Julia Bearnish
Publisher: African Women's Media Centre
Classification Number: 070.4 AFR