Indigenous led initiatives best for HIV/AIDS prevention

APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie

Incidence of HIV/AIDS are rising across the country.

In commemoration of Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week we put HIV InFocus.

Our guests discuss why the overarching aim of HIV/AIDS education, prevention and treatment should be Indigenous led, non-judgemental and culturally sensitive.

Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.