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  1. ASKAIDS: African Sexual Knowledges and HIV/AIDS: ASKAIDS toolkit for consulting pupils

    The ASKAIDS Project involved a research project in Sub-Saharan Africa, focused on understanding how primary age pupils acquire sexual knowledge, in what contexts and how this relates to the HIV education received in schools (phase 1). The second phase produced a set of curriculum development materials in dialogue with local stakeholders.

  2. Case studies in mainstreaming: integrating HIV and AIDS realities into South African higher education curricula

    Curriculum development is one of the most noticeable areas requiring attention in higher education: a limited curriculum integration is cited as a general weakness of institutional responses to HIV and AIDS. In the immediate future, integration of HIV and AIDS into curriculum must be a priority for institutions and funders. This document can be used as a toolkit, a hand-book to successfully integrating HIV and AIDS into the curricula of higher education. It is based on case studies, offering a multidimensional benchmark of interventions that should serve as a model to other institutions.

  3. What they really want to know. Developing booklets for young people on growing up and sexuality

    A large proportion of young people worldwide are sexually active, and this exposes them to the risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV, and to the risk of unintended pregnancies. In 2008, 16 million girls aged 15 to 19 gave birth and approximately 40% of these pregnancies were unintended. Young people between the ages of 15 and 24 years account for more than one third of all new HIV infections, with some 3,000 young people becoming infected with HIV each day. …

  4. Social mobilization for prevention and control of HIV and AIDS: behavioral change communication material development guideline

    This behavioral change communication material development guideline has been developed by the Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (FHAPCO) in collaboration with the Ethiopian health sector development partners working on communication in HIV. The document offers step-by-step guidelines for developing/producing accurate, useful, and action oriented behavioral change communication materials to meet the communication needs of HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care and support programs. The document is divided into three major sections. …

  5. HIV/AIDS capacity building and curriculum integration for tertiary institutions

    The purpose of this document is to give guidelines on the steps and rational behind the need to have curriculum integration and capacity building in tertiary institutions. Each university/institution may develop its own goal but the underlying principle is the development of HIV/AIDS courses and provision of HIV training to staff/students. …

  6. Understanding and challenging HIV stigma. Toolkit for action. Introduction and module A. Using the toolkit, naming the problem

    This document is part of a toolkit written for and by HIV trainers. The toolkit has been designed to help trainers plan and organise educational sessions with community leaders or organised groups. It consists in a collection of participatory training exercices to help people at all levels understand stigma - what it means, why it is an important issue, what its root causes are - and develop strategies to challenge stigma and discrimination.The present document contains the introduction to the toolkit and the Module A, "Naming the problem". …

  7. Education au VIH et sida : Programmes harmonises d'integration dans les systemes scolaires des pays de la CEMAC

    La finalite de l'education au VIH et SIDA et à la santé sexuelle et reproductive est de permettre à la communaute éducative d'adopter des comportements protecteurs et responsables pour leur santé et bien-etre, de se montrer respectueux et solidaires envers les autres dans le but d'arrêter la propagation du VIH et SIDA. Ces programmes communs concernent le système scolaire des six pays membres de la CEMAC. …

  8. Chemistry and HIV/AIDS: a generic integration course module for universities in Africa

    This integrated teaching module is an output of the in-country training workshop for lecturers on "Higher Education Science and Curricular Reforms: African Universities responding to HIV and AIDS" held in Kumasi (Ghana), Kigali (Rwanda), Gaborone (Botswana) and Nairobi (Kenya). The module contains input from participants from public and private institutions of higher education and is based on their curricula in the teaching of chemistry.

  9. Biological sciences and HIV/AIDS: a generic integration course module for universities in Africa

    This integrated teaching module is an output of the in-country training workshop for lecturers on "Higher Education Science and Curricular Reforms: African Universities responding to HIV and AIDS" held in Kumasi (Ghana), Kigali (Rwanda), Gaborone (Botswana) and Nairobi (Kenya). The module contains input from participants from public and private institutions of higher education and is based on their curricula in the teaching of biological sciences.

  10. Engineering, mathematics, physics and HIV/AIDS: a generic integration course module for universities in Africa

    This generic integration module is an output of the UNESCO/AWSE in-country Training Workshops on Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS for Physical and Engineering Sciences in Ghana, Rwanda, Botswana and Uganda. It summarizes the identification of modules in mathematics, physics and engineering and the potential entry points for integrating HIV/AIDS issues.

  11. Tips for developing life skills curricula for HIV prevention among African youth: a synthesis of emerging lessons

    Skills-based health education for HIV prevention provides learners with the knowledge and skills they need to avoid HIV infection and maintain reproductive health. This document offers practical guidance for those involved in planning, implementing, or strengthening life skills curricula for young people in sub-Saharan Africa. Section I provides background on the issues of adolescent sexuality and vulnerability and implementation of HIV prevention with young people. …

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