From-the-Field

Nghathal Youth Club

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In Manipur, India, a history of conflict and lack of opportunities has led many young people to drugs. Around one third of injecting drug users in the area are infected with HIV. After seeing his friends die as a result of AIDS, Ricky Chhakchhuak set up Nghathal Youth Club (NYC) to teach musical skills and life-saving information to young people. Find out more about NYC.

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Nghathal Youth Club In Manipur, India, a history of conflict and lack of opportunities has led many young people to drugs. Around one third of injecting drug users in the area are infected with HIV. After seeing his friends die as a result of AIDS, Ricky Chhakchhuak set up Nghathal Youth Club (NYC) to teach musical skills and life-saving information to young people. Find out more about NYC. Play Video
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