Washington DC: Population Council, 2001. 26 p.
Authors: 
Stewart, Holley
McCauley, Ann
Baker, Simon
Givaudan, Martha
James, Shegs
Leenen, Iwin
Pick, Susan
Reddy, Priscilla
Rewthong, Usasinee
Rumakom, Patchara
Walker, Dilys
Organizations: 
Population Council/Horizons
Description: 
This report on the baseline data from three countries (Mexico, Thailand and South Africa) provides information on the HIV-prevention needs of school-based youth. It focuses on select key variables including HIV knowledge, attidudes toward people living with HIV/AIDS, confidence in acquiring and using condoms, and reported sexual behaviour. This information and other data obtained from the studies has helped shape the school-based interventions by informing teachers about student needs. It can also be helpful to others planning HIV prevention programmes for youth in similar settings.
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IIEP