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New Global Online Hub for CSE Advocacy to be launched

UNFPA with UNESCO and IPPF are pleased to announce a presentation of the CSE Advocacy Hub (the Hub) on 29 November.

New online library on discrimination related to sexual orientation and gender identity/expression launched in Chile

Bibliodiversa offers a wide array of documents about the LGBT community including academic studies and publications from UNESCO, UNICEF, NGOs and international and national partners.

UNESCO launches new Strategy on Education for Health and Well-Being: Contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals

Reflecting growing international recognition of the inter-relationship between education and health, UNESCO is releasing today a new strategy on Education for Health and Well-Being.

Upcoming webinar on Substance Abuse Prevention in Schools

The School Health and Nutrition webinar series provides monthly presentations by leading policy makers, researchers and implementers engaged in improving the health and education of children in low and middle income countries across the globe. The webinars cover all areas of school health and nutrition with speakers draw from organisations engaged in furthering the aims and objectives of the FRESH movement.

Vacancy Notice: Regional HIV and Health Education Adviser, UNESCO Office Bangkok

This position is based in the Section on Inclusive Quality Education at the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Education in Bangkok.

UNESCO survey to inform update of the International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education

UNESCO is currently carrying out a review and update of the UN International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education (ITGSE) to ensure that the evidence on sexuality education is up-to-date and that the content reflects the contemporary needs of all learners.

Being a young person

As part of efforts to ensure all young people have access to comprehensive, life-skills based sexuality education, UNESCO screened a new video at the 18-July Eastern and Southern Africa Commitment Progress Review Meeting, on the side-lines of this year’s International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa.

Fulfilling our promise to young people today: progress review meeting

On 7 December 2013, health and education ministers and representatives from 20 countries in Eastern and Southern Africa affirmed a landmark commitment supporting sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents and young people. In the two years since its endorsement, the region has already made significant progress.

UNESCO Consultancy for evidence review on sexuality education

Defined as “an age-appropriate, culturally relevant approach to teaching about sex and relationships by providing scientifically accurate, realistic, non-judgmental information”, sexuality education provides opportunities to explore one’s own values and attitudes and to build decision making, communication and risk reduction skills about many aspects of sexuality.

New School Health and Nutrition Webinar series

FRESH partners and colleagues from across the school health and nutrition community have come together to launch a new monthly School Health and Nutrition (SHN) Webinar series. The SHN webinar series will provide monthly presentations by leading policy makers, researchers and implementators engaged in improving the health and education of children in low and middle income countries.

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