Protecting Our Youth
Although controversy surrounds sexuality education programs for youth, research shows that programs addressing HIV and youth are needed because:
d-Up! Defend Yourself
d-up: Defend Yourself! is a program that attempts to change social norms and perceptions of Black MSM (men-who-have-sex-with-men) regarding safer sex practices in the hopes of improving their sense of self-worth as Black MSM. d-up! is specifically designed for, and targets, Black MSM by incorporating culturally relevant messages, materials, and activities.