World AIDS Day 2013: Voices from Ghana Fri, 2013-11-29 19:21

For World AIDS Day 2013, Isaac Nii Kwartey Owoo reports from JT Live, a community radio station based in Jamestown Accra, Ghana. Isaac spoke to people on the streets of Jamestown in Ga-Mashie Accra about HIV and AIDS. In this podcast Isaac summaries and translates the responses from Ga, into English.

Listeners are able see HIV from a cultural perspective: Isaac addresses witchcraft and the belief that it plays a role in the transmission of HIV; World AIDS Day; the differences between AIDS and HIV; and delivers some educational messages on the matter.

JT Live Community Radio Station is based in Jamestown, Accra and is currently being supported by SOAS Radio.

Music: ‘Gamei’ by Tsotsoobi Band (Ghana) – ‘Gas should think on this and act’