Red Ribbon Club Government Degree College
Red Ribbon Club is a movement started by the Government of India in schools and colleges through which students will spread awareness over HIV/AIDS.
Red Ribbon Club envisage to instill among all the students the value of service, develop healthy life style and increase access to safe adequate qualities of blood to all needy by promotion of regular voluntary blood donation.
Objective of RRC:
- To reduce occurrences of HIV/AIDS infections among youth by raising their risk to perception through awareness on HIV prevention methods.
- To induce the spirit among youth to help and support people living with HIV/AIDS thereby reducing stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV/AIDS.
- To motivate youth and build their capacity as peer educators and change agents by developing their skill on leadership, negotiation and team building.
- To promote voluntary blood donation among youth.
Activities during session 2019-2020
World AIDS Day was celebrated on December 1, 2019under the theme of “Communities Make the Difference”.
Activities during Session 2020-2021
International Youth Day was celebrated through online mode on 12th August, 2020 on the theme of “Youth Engagement for Global Action”.
World AIDS Day was also celebrated on December 1, 2020 through online mode.