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French NGO helps African mums shake off AIDS stigma

Terra Daily Sunday, 3 December 2017
French NGO helps African mums shake off AIDS stigmaParis (AFP) Nov 30, 2017

To young African migrant women seeking help at a centre outside Paris, AIDS is much more than a disease. It is social death. The women, some of whom were infected after being raped on the perilous journey across land and sea to Europe, complain of the triple burden of disease, stigma and economic insecurity. "When they told me I had AIDS, I wanted to jump out of a window," said Catherine
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