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Good Quality Education for Adolescent Girls for an AIDS-Free Future: UNAIDS IATT on Education Symposium 2015

The UNAIDS Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT) on Education will be holding its 2015 Symposium on Good Quality Education for Adolescent Girls for an AIDS-Free Future on 25th June 2015 in Washington DC.

The symposium will :

School Health Matters Beyond 2015: Focusing Resources on Effective School Health

There is a growing understanding of the interactions between education and health, as healthy learners learn better and better educated learners have the skills to be healthy. At the World Education forum in 2000, UNESCO, UNICEF and the World Bank jointly launched the FRESH (Focusing Resources on Effective School Health) Initiative. The FRESH Framework is a starting point for developing effective school health policies, programmes and services. It consists of four pillars: