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An estimated104,000 children aged 0-14 years are infected with HIV in Kenya.
The HIV prevalence rate of youth aged 15-24 years is 2.1%.
Among adolescents aged 12-14 years, 7% have had sex.
Among young people aged 15-24 years, 66% females and 59% males have had sex.
Stigma and discrimination associated with HIV & AIDS remains a key barrier to preventing new infections and accessing adequate care, support and treatment among youth.
Misperceptions about HIV transmission modes among the youth still exist despite HIV prevention efforts to provide accurate information on HIV and AIDS to the youth.