Skills-based health education for HIV prevention provides learners with the knowledge and skills they need to avoid HIV infection and maintain reproductive health.
This UNICEF working paper presents new ideas, innovative approaches, case studies, bibliographies and research results for the purpose of facilitating the rapid exchange of knowledge and perspectives among field officers and to stimulate discussions on gender and HIV/AIDS issues.
In 2002, it is estimated that 1.9 million people are living with HIV in Mozambique and that 830,000 of these are young people aged less than 24. In 1999, the government drew up "A Strategic Plan for the Fight against AIDS for 2000-2002".
This Tool-kit for Action has two components.
This paper reviews the current world situation with regard to HIV/AIDS and education, outlining the elements needed for a comprehensive strategy for action and detailing the World Bank's role within the overall education sector in the fight against the epidemic.
This paper reports on programs that have helped young people in developing countries practise healthier behaviours, including delaying sexual debut, reducing the number of sexual partners, and increasing the use of methods of preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), includ
La présente étude intitulée a pour objet de faire la lumière sur l'impact que l'éducation VIH/SIDA a sur l'enseignement en matière de demande, d'offre, de clientèle, de contenu, de processus de l'éducation, d'organisation et de gestion de l'éducation.
Cette étude commanditée par le Bureau Régional de l'UNESCO pour l'Education en Afrique procède à une analyse des différentes interventions d'éducation préventive VIH/SIDA en milieu scolaire au Sénégal.
This quality checklist (designed through the collaborative efforts of UNICEF regional offices) can help an individual to select and/or adapt existing materials for skills-based health education (including life skills).
This resource guide is designed to help policy makers and practitioners to access resources and to build on best practices in order to combat HIV and AIDS in the education sector.