This poll has completed. It ran from April 30, 2018, 1:20 p.m. through May 6, 2018, 9:49 p.m.

SIMBA | CEHURD 0.3: Why is HIV prevalence high among adolescent girls and young women between ages of 15 - 24 years?

Background


Young people, especially girls aged between 15 and 24, are extremely affected by HIV infection. Among adolescent girls; every single hour, 2 young women are getting infected with HIV in Uganda. As a result, the prevalence of HIV among adolescent girls is very high.

Question  

Why is HIV prevalence high among adolescent girls and young women between ages of 15 - 24 years?
A - High illiteracy levels
B - Poverty
C - Lack of access to sexuality education
D - Peer pressure
E - Lack of access to HIV prevention services


Instructions
Go to messages on your phone & type SIMBA followed by your GENDER (male/ female) and ANSWER (a, b, c, d or e) Send your message to 8585. This SMS is totally FREE of charge. I encourage women and girls to participate. DO NOT let men speak for you. Make your opinion count!

 
856
responses
59
unknown