||Journalists have a significant role to play in the HIV and AIDS epidemic, by informing the public and holding governments to account.
The HIV/AIDS media guide is designed to assist journalists and other media workers to continue their informed and considered coverage of HIV and AIDS and related issues. The IFJ has had this guide produced in five languages - in English, French, Tamil, Khmer and Tagalog - designed to improve media reporting of HIV/AIDS. Each media guide is tailored to the country or region for which it has been produced, with local contact lists, and local examples of HIV/AIDS reports.
The IFJ has produced an English version of the guide for use in both Africa and Asia.
In Africa, the guide has been produced in English and French. […]
Sources: This Week in IJNet 11/12/2006 and International Federation of Journalists Website