About Scrutinize

Hey you, you want to be beat HIV, Scrutinize! This website is packed with information so that you can join Victor and his celebrity friends in helping you to help others so that TOGETHER WE CAN FLIP HIV TO HI VICTORY.

Scrutinize is the latest buzz word for people young and old, in cities, townships and on the farms who are joining Victor, the Scrutinize Taxi driver and Virginia the Scrutinize Shebeen queen and their celebrity friends on their quest to eliminate the element of the HIV surprise by Scrutinizing or checking out the behavior's that places people at risk of HIV.

Scrutinize is a national campaign being undertaken by USAID/Johns Hopkins University/JHU Program in South Africa in partnership with the popular youth brand Levis, other South African partners with creative incubation by Matchboxology. Many experts have joined in providing Victor with the ammunition to give to you so that we can eliminate the element of the HIV surprise.

Seven animerts (animated advertisements) have been developed and are being broadcast on all national television stations across the country.

Scrutinize the Facts lets you check out the facts behind each animerts. You can download the Scrutinize Facilitators Guide that not only gives you the facts but also some cool ideas that you can do with your friends, family and community.

Scrutinize Live is where we show how South Africans are taking action to Flip HIV to HI Victory through workshops and community events around the country. Become part of the action by downloading the Community Action Guide and the Facilitators Guide from Scrutinize Downloads.

Scrutinize On-Line is where we will provide you with regular updates and hear from you on actions you are undertaking in your community to Flip HIV to HI Victory. You can also join as a friend of Victor Scrutinize on his Facebook page where you can get regular updates on whats up with Scrutinize. Every four months10 people stand a chance to win cool stuff from Scrutinize and Levis by telling us how you are Scrutinizing with your peeps to flip HIV to HI Victory. The winners entry will be posted onto the Scrutinize Website.

About Scrutinize

Scrutinize is a public health campaign which encourages the Youth to "scrutinize" or understand their risk of HIV infection in relation to multiple concurrent partners, correct and consistent condom use, transactional sex (sex for money), intergenerational sex (sugar daddies) and alcohol use.

Scrutinize is a national campaign being undertaken by the JHU Program in South Africa and funded by USAID/PEPFAR.