Funny Learning 5PM started in May 2004 and was implemented for almost a year, until april 2005. It represented, first and foremost, an innovative a friendly way of approaching HIV/AIDS. It was a multimedia educational product, basically a virtual city which, when visited, provided the opportunity to find general and specific information about HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted diseases, contraception and family planning, drug use prevention and drug use associated risks as well as fight against discrimination and social marginalization of people living with HIV/AIDS. All this information was presented in an interactive and attractive manner, using a language and a design as close as possible to the specific culture of the target group.
The educational module was available online and through 10.000 CDs that proved successful among young people. The information interactive scenes were completed with 5 games on subjects related to HIV/ADS, drug abuse etc. one of the most attractive sections was the one offering prizes – Playground.
The project activities included:
conception, design, implementation of the multimedia educational product;
initiation, organization and coordination of a promotional campaign at local and national level;
5PM was developed by Romanian Angel Appeal together with Popcorn Magazine that ensured project promotion and distribution of 7.000 CDs. The main sponsors were Vodafone Foundation through Elton John AIDS Foundation – UK.
5PM Project had the following objectives:
The beneficiaries of this project were young people from 16 Romanian counties as well as everybody who accessed the site of the project.
For more information on the project and its results, please go to www.5pm.ro.