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Health Literacy and Behavior Change among Adolescent Girls in Kibera

The UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa is proud to present a documentary on Health Education for Behavior Change. The Pilot project, implemented by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology - Kenya and UNESCO, with the support of the Government of Azerbaijan. Sexual health information changes people's behavior and choices.

Next FRESH webinar. Substance Abuse Prevention through Schools in Low Resource Countries: What We Know and Need to Know

Following up on the recent publication of a UNODC-UNESCO-WHO guidance document, this webinar will review and discuss the research and practice on programmes preventing substance abuse, including alcohol and tobacco. The webinar will be interactive, with remarks from several experts and practitioners, leading into a discussion among all attendees. Different aspects, effective strategies and challenges will be discussed.

A better sexual and reproductive health education could save adolescent lives

More than 3,000 adolescents die every day, totalling 1.2 million deaths a year, from largely preventable causes, according to a new report from the World Health Organization (WHO), UNESCO and partners.

Next FRESH webinar: Menstrual Hygiene Management in Emergencies

Menstrual Hygiene Management in Emergencies - Global guidelines and lessons learned from the Philippines

How the Education Sector should respond to the Substance Use issue

‘Education sector responses to the use of alcohol, tobacco and drugs’ is the new booklet in the UNESCO series ‘Good Policy and Practice in Health Education’. It was presented last week during the 60th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) that took place in Vienna, Austria.

Gender-based violence as a barrier to learning

Gender-based violence in schools poses a major obstacle to learning in many countries. Here we discuss a recent review of global research evidence and the publication of global guidance on addressing gender-based violence in schools, as well as other resources.

UNESCO recrute un consultant sur les violences de genre en milieu scolaire

Le ministère des Affaires étrangères et du Développement international de la France est à l’origine du fonds de solidarité prioritaire (FSP) «appui à la lutte contre les violences de genre en milieu scolaire», mis en œuvre au Cameroun, Sénégal et Togo.

Cinq pays d’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre réunis pour répondre à la violence de genre en milieu scolaire

Phénomène qui concerne des millions d’enfants partout dans le monde, les violences de genre en milieu scolaires (VGMS) sont l’un des principaux obstacles à l’égalité filles-garçons dans l’éducation.

Strengthening​ education through school feeding In Guatemala: Webinar

To mark International School Meals Day this month's FRESH webinar will be focusing on the impact that the McGovern–Dole International Food for Education Projects is having on the education, child development and food security of low-income, food-deficit communities of Guatemala.

Next FRESH Webinar on School-Related Gender-Based Violence

This FRESH webinar will explore tools and approaches for preventing, measuring, monitoring and responding to school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV), based on evidence and country experiences.

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