the RED badges of courage 014

Salma, an 8 year old student writes an exercise on the blackboard at the Kizuiani Primary School. She is HIV positive but her parents refuse to tell their daughter the truth. He knowledge of AIDS is garnered from gossip and snips of information on the radio. She said: AIDS is death, everyone knows AIDS kills … I heard it on the radio.Charambe, Teneke District, Tanzania3rd June 2008

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