WASH in Schools (WinS) fosters social inclusion and individual self-respect. By offering an alternative to the stigma and marginalization associated with hygiene issues, it empowers all students – and especially encourages girls and female teachers.
One in five children worldwide does not complete upper-primary school, with particularly high drop-out rates among pubescent-age girls that may limit economic opportunities and perpetuate gender inequality.
This rapid situation analysis examines the national and selected States’ pictures of SHN and was conducted taking the internationally agreed pillars of FRESH into consideration and using mixed methods of literature review, secondary data analysis, and primary qualitative data analysis from key in
Policy-makers who are making decisions on sexuality education programs face important economic questions: what are the costs of developing sexuality education programs; and what are the costs of implementing and scaling them up?
This paper synthesises the evidence on sexual and reproductive health situation of young people in India, sheds light on those sub-populations of young people who are most vulnerable to adverse sexual and reproductive outcomes, and assesses the barriers that compromise the sexual and reproductive
Education, HIV and gender equality are deeply inter related aspects of personal and global development.
This article reviews and discusses the problems, responses, and concerns of orphans and vulnerable children in India.
This paper estimates the association between HIV knowledge and risky sexual behavior in India. Using data from the third wave of the national demographic survey, the authors find that better HIV related knowledge does not always promote safer sexual practices.
These animated tutorials have been designed for the English and Telugu speaking populations in India. They are formally approved by the Indian National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO), and are being distributed in India.
These animated tutorials have been designed for the Telugu speaking population in India. They are formally approved by the Indian National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) and the Andhra Pradesh State AIDS Control Society (APSACS), and are being distributed in Andhra Pradesh.