Jourdan, Didier

Toolkits & Guides
Toolkits & Guides |

Global standards for Health Promoting Schools: concept note

This is a joint project with WHO and UNESCO to develop global standards for Health Promoting Schools (HPS) which will serve as a common framework for the two sectors in both health and education based on a common understanding, shared values and tools to implement a HPS approach in countries.

Programme Reports & Evaluations
Programme Reports & Evaluations | 2009

Addictive substances: textbook approaches from 16 countries

Schools have been identified as one of the appropriate settings for addiction prevention since this is the place where pupils may come into contact with drugs for the first time and experiment with them, with the possibility of becoming addicted.

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2011

Health education in schools: The challenge of teacher training

The aim of health education is to help all young people gradually to acquire the resources that they need in order to make choices and exhibit responsible behaviour concerning both their own health and that of others. It therefore enables young people to be effective citizens.