Man Up seeks to mobilize men to eliminate their risk of acquiring or transmitting HIV/AIDS. The goal of the report and the initiative is to stimulate implementation of community action plans aimed at preventing the further transmission of HIV among Florida’s men and their partners. Objectives of Man Up include:
- To encourage men to “Man Up” and take responsibility for the consequences of their sexual actions and other HIV risk behaviors.
- To create an enabling environment that supports awareness of men’s health issues.
- To engage in a dialog about men’s health, including awareness of HIV and the need for testing.