Report Examines Involvement of African Communities in Media Coverage of HIV/AIDS in U.K.
"Start the Press: How African Communities in the U.K. Can Work With the Media To Confront HIV Stigma," PANOS London: The report, which examines research by PANOS London and the African HIV Policy Network, looks at how African communities in the United Kingdom can work with the media to examine HIV/AIDS issues in the country. The report analyzes HIV-related news stories in the U.K. that featured African migrants. According to the report, the media has a responsibility to challenge HIV/AIDS-related stigma and discrimination, highlight different perspectives, provide accurate information, and generate a public dialogue and debate about the disease (PANOS release, 11/8).This is part of the Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.