Vasilyev promised to support student initiatives to fight HIV

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotomancer of education and science of the Russian Federation Olga Vasilyeva. Archival photoVasilyev promised to support student initiatives to fight HIV© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Minister of education and science Olga Vasilyeva promised assistance from the Ministry in the organization of student events dedicated to the spread of HIV. She said this at a meeting with students of MISIS in Moscow.

Previously, the newspaper «Kommersant» reported that the Ministry of education scandal because of the online lesson on the prevention of HIV infection for students. Performers of the Internet project allegedly refused to comply with the requirements of the Department negotiate in advance the answers to the questions and recommendations «to talk about morality in order to escape the slippery» and avoid words like «condom». Online lesson must go on 1 December. Later the Ministry of education has denied these reports.

«I believe that student government in the law and must talk about it. Because we have all possible. Want any doctors, any doctors will invite, ask. Any information that is, all the help is, all the possible treatment options that are now available, all this will be discussed. You just have to want,» — said Vasilyev.

In addition, the Minister agreed with the proposal of one of the students to hold student forums on this topic.

Vasiliev also said that the program is already there: in the universities and schools held events on the problem of the spread and prevention of HIV infection.