The Global Campaign for Education published this booklet to share their analysis on the response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic by the education sector in 18 countries across Asia, Latin America, and Africa undertaken in 2004. It is intended for policy makers, administrators and teachers. It has 5 chapters, includes an executive summary, recommendations and an appendix. Chapter 1 focuses on the methodology and rationale for the study; it delves into the effects of HIV/AIDS on the education sector and the powerful role education can play in stopping the epidemic. Chapter 2 focuses on current policy and responses to HIV/AIDS at the country level and looks at what is happening in schools right now. The third chapter explains the impact of HIV/AIDS on teachers and vulnerable populations, also exploring the role of NGOs in combating the epidemic. Chapter 4 discusses the changes needed in the education sector, emphasizing the importance of partnerships in creating successful campaigns. The final chapter contains the report's conclusions, recommendations and appendices.
Global Campaign for Education
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Inaction mortelle : une etude transnationale des réponses éducationelles au VIH/SIDA
Inercia mortal: un estudio comparado entre paises sobre las repuestas al VIH/SIDA
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