• Twitter
  • RSS

UNESCO HIV and Health Education Clearinghouse

Search resources

The search found 26 results in 0.015 seconds.

Search results

  1. The impact of HIV/AIDS on children and young people

    Paper originally presented in a December 2002 workshop on "Anticipating the impact of AIDS on the Education Sector in South-East Asia".

  2. The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Education: A review of literature and experience

    The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Education: A review of literature and experience

  3. The EFA Fast-Track Initiative. Responding to the challenge of HIV and AIDS to the education sector

    The EFA Fast Track Initiative seeks to support countries in developing an HIV/AIDS response as part of the education sector plan for EFA1. The EFA Fast Track Initiative (henceforth FTI) is a multi-donor effort to assist low income countries to achieve Universal Primary Education (UPE) by 2015. It helps countries to develop credible and evidence based education sector plans that will attract incremental external assistance. It has accelerated the development of sector plans in the first 12 participating countries and supported progress in donor harmonization.2. …

  4. Mitigating the effects of HIV/AIDS on education: report of a workshop organised by the Commonwealth Association of Science, Mathematics and Technology Educators (CASTME) on behalf of the Commonwealth Consortium for Education

    This workshop was in response to one of the six areas for action evolving from the 15th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers held in Edinburgh in 2003. It aimed to look at ways to pull together stake-holders and to act as an effective catalyst for innovative, possibly small scale activities that have the potential for real impact. In particular, there was a specific brief to identify and delineate the specific niche of the Commonwealth in facing this real crisis in education. It was run by CASTME for the Commonwealth Consortium for Education. …

  5. Managing educational quality in an AIDS environment: development of a district-level database

    Maintaining and enhancing educational quality in the context of the HIV and AIDS epidemic is particularly difficult because the virus is infecting increasing numbers of teaching and administrative staff in the education sector. The epidemic is also affecting pupils. Many have lost one or both parents, leading to financial strains and erratic attendance. In this context, it is important to track on a regular basis factors affecting educational quality during the school year in order to take corrective and preventive measures. …

  6. Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS in the education systems in sub-Saharan Africa: some preliminary insights

    This article is based on a theoretical exploration of the concept of mainstreaming and actual experience of the African ministries of education in the region. The empirical part of the article is largely based on the initiative of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (henceforth ADEA) on ""Identifying Promising Approaches to HIVAIDS in Education in sub-Saharan Africa"". The initiative was conceived in April 2001 and it is ongoing. The article examines the application of the concept of mainstreaming in education programming. …

  7. HIV/AIDS and the Education Sector in Ghana: Review of policy and research documents, 1999-2003

    This synthesis is produced in the context of an IIEP and ERNWACA collaboration to provide a West and Central African content material for the HIV/AIDS and Education Clearinghouse. This collaboration involved the commissioning of ERNWACA Researchers in a number of West and Central African Countries, by IIEP, to identify, collect and review HIV/AIDS and Education documents in the various countries. This synthesis provides an overview of the scope and content of documents that were identified and accessed in the process. …

  8. HIV/AIDS and Education in Uganda: Window of Opportunity?

    This study of the impact of HIV/AIDS on the education sector was part of a three country study (Uganda, Malawi and Botswana) and had three broad aims: To assess the strategies being used to educate students about HIV/AIDS in schools; To assess the impact on students as orphans, caregivers and those infected with HIV; To assess the impact on teachers as educators and employees.

  9. Ensuring education access for orphans and vulnerable children: a planners' handbook

    The aim of this handbook is to enable members of the education and other sectors to learn more about the access to education of orphans and vulnerable children. As well as enabling users to learn more, the handbook also aims to help moves towards the creation of a co-ordinated, collaborative inter-sectoral response to the challenges faced.The handbook contains eight sections. Sections one to seven enable users to examine different issues relating to the education of orphans and vulnerable children in their country. …

  10. Assessing impacts of HIV/AIDS on the education sector

    This powerpoint presentation assesses the various impacts of HIV/AIDS on the education sector. The presentation highlights on the internal impact on service delivery, external inpact on service needs and demand, various cross cutting issues and shows various graphical presentations on the impact of HIV/AIDS on the education sector and at country level.

  11. The Encounter Between HIV/AIDS and Education

    This document looks at how HIV/AIDS is conceptualized as having the potential to affect education through ten different mechanisms i.e. …

Pages

Our mission

Supporting education ministries, researchers and practitioners through a comprehensive database, website and information service.