India has made important gains in improving the sexual and reproductive health of women and young people.
Countries across the globe are gradually reopening or planning for the reopening of schools and other education institutions, after several months of closure, as part of wider efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.
Cyberbullying involves the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature and is a punishable offence under the Information Technology Act, 2000 and the Indian Penal Code.
This executive summary provides the key messages espoused in the main report.
“Norms and Requirements for WASH in Schools, Dormitories and Kindergartens” was approved in June 2015 by three Ministries (MoECS, MoHS and MoF) as a result of series of advocacy activities by UNICEF in cooperation with partners.
These animated tutorials are male pliot versions that has been designed for the English and Hindi speaking populations in India. They are formally approved by the Indian National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO), and are being distributed in India.
Telling the HIV story can be done with respect, dignity and sensitivity. It needs exposure to priority issues so that a wide range of stakeholders including individuals, households, communities and policy-makers can be involved in preventive action.
This report card aims to provide a summary of HIV prevention for girls and young women in India.