Project Title

Kavach

Year

2005-2008

Project Area

National Highway – 2

Achievements

  • To contact 43,200 long distance truckers (truck drivers and helpers) through peer led dialogue based IPC and 39,700 truckers through other mid media elements to enhance their knowledge on STI/HIV/AIDS and to adopt safer sexual practices
  • To treat 16,968 patients with an expected STI load 4,152
  • To socially market 120,000 condom among truckers
  • Strengthening enabling environment

Funder

The Transport Corporation of India Foundation, New Delhi