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NACA Empowers Youths On Social Media Advocacy Against HIV/AIDS


Nationwide Company for the Management of AIDS (NACA) has empowered Nationwide Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members and chosen interns with important expertise in creating impactful social media content material for HIV/AIDS advocacy within the nation.

Highlighting the significance of social media in communication, advocacy, and group engagement, director-general of NACA, Dr Temitope Ilori, emphasised NACA‘s dedication to utilising social media to amplify its message, disseminate very important data, and promote significant dialogue on HIV/AIDS-related points.

The DG. who acknowledged this at a one-day workshop in Abuja, famous the youth characterize a technology that’s intimately accustomed to the language of social media, a language that holds the important thing to reaching and interesting massive viewers like by no means earlier than.

Represented by Mrs Toyin Aderibigbe, head of public relations and protocol at NACA, stated  „In our more and more digital world, social media has emerged as a robust device for communication, advocacy, and group engagement. Its attain is aware of no bounds, transcending geographical limitations and connecting us to people from numerous backgrounds.

“For us at NACA, utilising the ability of social media is a necessity. Whether or not it‘s elevating consciousness about prevention strategies, combating stigma and discrimination, or selling entry to testing and therapy companies, social media offers us with a platform to make a tangible influence.“ 

On the finish of the workshop, members emerged as expert content material creators and volunteer advocates for NACA‘s initiatives. 

The DG recommended members for his or her dedication to serving communities and their willingness to embrace new strategies of engagement. 

She expressed gratitude for his or her dedication to the combat towards HIV/AIDS and urged them to grab the chance to make a distinction.

The workshop signifies NACA‘s ongoing efforts to interact youth within the combat towards HIV/AIDS and harness the ability of social media for impactful advocacy.


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