Download HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Act ALP Booklet
The ninth Kenyan parliament enacted the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Act, No.14 of 2006. Over two years after the act was passed by parliament and assented to by the the president and after a litigation commenced by the AIDS Law Project (ALP) to compel the minister to perform her duty as required by the law. The purpose of the simplification of this act is to make it easily readable, understandable and palatable to people who do not profess to any legal training.
In brief the act provide for measures for prevention, management and control of HIV and AIDS, protection and promotion of public health.
ALP has been distributing this act to its partners and various support groups and Human rights organization.The aim is to create public awareness of the act.