Like all young people, those living with disabilities have dreams and ambitions, interests and desires, and hopes for their futures.
The purpose of this brief is to understand learner perceptions and attitudes towards comprehensive sexuality education, in terms of content and pedagogy, and to determine whether learners are confident to apply learnings in their daily lives.
This report presents key steps needed to scale-up sexuality education to reach large groups of young people in a sustainable way. The study also highlights the issues that civil society organisations must consider when deciding if and how they can provide support in the scale-up process.
En el marco del proyecto #EsConESI se llevó a cabo un relevamiento que identificó voces, opiniones, experiencias, demandas y recomendaciones de 397 adolescentes y jóvenes de 5 provincias argentinas para promover una implementación efectiva de la Educación Sexual Integral.
Can school-based sex education programs become an important strategy in preventing harm?
School-based sex education plays a vital role in the sexual health and well-being of young people. Little is known, however, about the effectiveness of efforts beyond pregnancy and sexually transmitted disease prevention.
This summary is based on the seven-chapter publication "14 and Younger: the Sexual Behavior of Young Adolescents" - the work of seven teams of investigators examining three nationally-representative data sets and three smaller data sets.
The linkages between HIV/AIDS and gender-based violence have been identified in a recent literature review (Kistner 2003).