This publication is part of IPPF’s thematic focus on adolescents and young people. We recognize the important role of joint advocacy action in addressing child marriage.
Purpose: A literature review was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of external contributors (anyone other than a teacher at the school) in delivering school‐based drug, alcohol and tobacco education (substance use education) programmes.
HIV/AIDS is having a devastating effect on the education sector in sub-Saharan Africa.
GIPA (Greater Involvement of People Leaving with HIV) es un principio desarrollado por ONUSIDA, cuyo propósito es realizar los derechos y responsabilidades de las personas viviendo con VIH/SIDA, incluyendo el derecho de autodeterminación y participación en los procesos decisionales que ocurren en
For children affected by HIV and AIDS, the risks of poverty and loss of livelihood are compounded by the risk of losing family care - their first line of protection. While cash transfers alone are not the solution, they can be an important element of an overall care package for children.
Because Pakistan is in a concentrated epidemic driven by injecting drug users and male and hijra (transgender) sex workers, a campaign was launched. In addition, Pakistan has one of the largest cohorts of young people in the world - 60% of the nearly 160,000,000 are under the age of 24 years.
A series of six info sheets on legal and ethical issues related to drug use and HIV/AIDS in Thailand.
AIDS deaths could have a major impact on economic development by affecting the human capital accumulation of the next generation. We estimate the impact of parent death on primary school participation using an unusual five-year panel data set of over 20,000 Kenyan children.
There is an emerging corpus of work on the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on education in sub-Saharan Africa. This mainly employs demographic models to make projections of student enrolments and teacher requirements.
More than 7,200 Romanian children and youth age fifteen to nineteen are living with HIV—the largest such group in any European country.