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Jakarta Post

Condom Week sets sights on youths

  • Agnes Winarti

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Wed, November 5 2008   /  10:35 am

National Condom Week, set to kick off in early December, will target youths at universities, shopping centers and popular hangouts, including caf*s, the campaign's organizer announced Monday. In the run-up to the event, the National AIDS Commission, in cooperation with other organizations, has opened competitions for journalists to promote condom use and for university students to design proposals for condom-use campaigns. The journalists' competition will accept submissions from Nov. 3 to Dec. 3, while the design competition, called the University Challenge, will be open from Nov. 1 to 28. The top three designers in the University Challenge will be awarded money to carry out their campaign plans at their respective campuses from Dec. 1 to 7. Commission secretary Nafsiah Mboi emphasized the importance of engaging the younger generation in the second National...