According to this brief, youth infected with HIV need medical, psychological, and social support, but programs rarely address their specific needs, even as antiretroviral drugs and HIV testing become more available.
Family Health International, FHI
This brief is a summary of the common themes from the assessments including steps for conducting a youth assessment.
This document is based on YouthNet's participatory approaches led by youth to enhance youth and community involvement by emphasizing youth-centered approach in Ethopia, Namibia and Tanzania.
This document highlights the Youth Participation Guide that helps youth and adults achieve meaningful youth involvement.
This project served has provided technical assistance to 12 faith-based organizations to help them develop HIV prevention strategies for youth.
This project served as a community-based model in Zambia by integrating reproductive health and HIV/AIDS programming into a growing national initiative.
This project was started in the villages of Kenya and Tanzania with the spirit that sports reach many youth and can be developed in rural areas with less cost than holding meeting or conferences, which are tradionally HIV/AIDS intervention approaches.
This research study was conducted in Tanzania and found large differences between actual and perceived risk for HIV infection among young reproductive health clients.
This fact sheet presents results of research on campaign exposure in three countries as a result of the FHI/YouthNet evaluation of the 2002 global HIV-prevention campaign, "Staying Alive," which reached 800 million households.
This research study examined the lower use of maternal and child health services by adolescents, compared with older women in Bangladesh, India and Indonesia.