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Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted diseases, can be transmitted through sexual intercourse (Hakim, 2014). HIV is a global infectious disease which is also a sexually transmitted infection. Every year the number of people with STDs always increases, therefore, increasing knowledge and perceptions of sexually transmitted diseases need to be emphasized, especially in the youth group. This research aims to obtain an overview and understanding of STIs and how to prevent them through health promotion activities. The research method used is descriptive qualitative with a case study approach and data collection techniques through: a) in-depth interviews, b) observation, c) literature study, and d) focus group discussion.