Adolescents: Under the Radar
in the Asia-Pacific AIDS Response
In Asia and the Pacific – as worldwide – adolescents have been largely neglected as a distinct group in focused efforts to prevent HIV transmission and prolong the life of people living with the virus. There are now around 220,000 adolescents living with HIV in the region. This report highlights the HIV crisis for vulnerable adolescents in Asia and the Pacific and what we can do to give them the support they desperately need.