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  1. Application of the information, motivation and behavioural skills model for targeting HIV risk behaviour amongst adolescent learners in South Africa

    This paper discusses the application of an information, motivation and behavioural skills (IMB) model in a school-based programme for the reduction of HIV risk behaviour among 259 Grade 11 learners in two high schools in Alexandra township, Johannesburg. School 1 was the Experimental group, while School 2 was the Control group. After a baseline study (Time 1) at both schools, a 3-week intervention programme was conducted at School 1. A post-test (Time 2) was conducted at both schools. The intervention was repeated at School 2, followed by another post-test (Time 3) at both schools. …

  2. My Story My Life

    This book is designed to help in-school students learn about the health risks involved in pre-marital sex and to improve their life skills. The material is presented in story form, in hopes that young people will identify with the characters. The topics and concepts of this booklet were drawn from studies conducted with youth in Kogi and Cross River states of Nigeria. The issues highlighted revolve around young people's ability to abstain or delay pre-marital sex in order to reduce their risk of HIV infection. …

  3. Sports for adolescent girls

    Adolescence is a time when gender disparities between boys and girls become more pronounced. While many boys stay focused on school, girls often have more responsibilities at home. These responsibilities limit girls’ opportunities for maintaining social networks, and social isolation can contribute to increasing the risk of dropping out of school, marrying early, and being in situations that leave them vulnerable to pregnancy and HIV infection. At their most recent annual meeting, the Interagency Youth Working Group focused on protecting and empowering adolescent girls. …

  4. Addressing sexual violence and HIV risk among married adolescent girls in rural Nyanza, Kenya

    HIV infection is much higher among adolescent girls in sub-Saharan Africa than among boys. In settings such as Nyanza Province, Kenya, rates of HIV infection are extremely high, and evidence is increasing in some settings that girls who are married are much more likely to be infected with HIV, compared with their unmarried sexually active counterparts. This brief describes a program addressing the problem of sexual violence and the risk of HIV transmission within marriage in Kenya's Nyanza Province. …

  5. Sexual, reproductive health needs and rights of young people with perinatally acquired HIV in Uganda

    The number of young people with perinatally acquired HIV is growing significantly. With antiretroviral drugs, children who get infected at birth with HIV have an opportunity to graduate into adolescence and adulthood. This achievement notwithstanding, new challenges have emerged in their care and support needs, the most dynamic being their sexual and reproductive health needs and rights (SRHR). …

  6. Les questions posées le plus souvents par les adolescents sur VIH/SIDA et la nouvelle génération et leurs réponses. Vol. 5.

    Le Programme Santé et Lutte contre le Sida de la GTZ a élaboré avec des adolescents un ensemble de 5 livrets abordant l'adolescence, les relations hommes-femmes, les rapports sexuels, les relations saines, le VIH et sida et la nouvelle génération. Il s'agit d'une adaptation aux besoins et aux réalités de la Guinée d'une précédente collection de livrets produite pour la Tanzanie. Ce cinquième livret est consacré aux questions liées aux VIH/SIDA et à la nouvelle génération (les modes de transmission, les moyens de se protéger, la vie lorsqu'on a contracté le virus.). …

  7. Bué Fixe! Kalú Mendes- Cantor, fala da sua carreira. Entrevista exclusiva: "Eu uso preservativo. Espero que os outros usem"

    Bué Fixe é uma revista feita por jovens e para jovens que fala sobre o vírus VIH/SIDA. Apoiada pelo UNICEF e ONGs como Cidadaos do Mundo e Linha Africana, a revista de dez páginas é impressa em Sao Tomé e Príncipe. A Bué Fixe é distribuída gratuitamente em escolas, centros culturais e associaçoes juvenis, havendo a ideia de as próximas ediçoes serem enviados a regioes como Caué e Lembá. Além do VIH/SIDA, a revista Bué Fixe contém artigos sobre artistas de música, desportistas mas também sobre o funcionamento da internet e de programas como o msn massenger. …

  8. Bué Fixe! Catarina Furtado, Sinto-me muito orgulhosa em ser embaixador de boa vontade

    Bué Fixe é uma revista feita por jovens e para jovens que fala sobre o vírus VIH/SIDA. Apoiada pelo UNICEF e ONGs como Cidadaos do Mundo e Linha Africana, a revista de dez páginas é impressa em Sao Tomé e Príncipe. A Bué Fixe é distribuída gratuitamente em escolas, centros culturais e associaçoes juvenis, havendo a ideia de as próximas ediçoes serem enviados a regioes como Caué e Lembá. Além do VIH/SIDA, a revista Bué Fixe contém artigos sobre artistas de música, desportistas mas também sobre o funcionamento da internet e de programas como o msn massenger. …

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