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By Robert Smith, Guro Nesbakken, Anders Wirak, Brenda Sonn

The hyperlink among overall healthiness, Social concerns and Secondary schooling is predicated on state reports in six Sub-Saharan African international locations - Eritrea, Mali, Namibia, Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania, and a literature assessment. It seems on the function of secondary schooling and coaching in selling future health, civics and existence abilities one of the African formative years. in particular, this learn specializes in interpreting which education courses are potent in equipping children with lifestyles talents, which courses decrease drop-out and elevate participation and the way faculties can turn into brokers in tackling healthiness and social concerns.

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The Link Between Health, Social Issues, and Secondary Education: Life Skills, Health, and Civic Education (World Bank Working Papers)

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Adult men mentor young boys as a means of providing them with positive role models. To close the gap between men and young boys. PARTICIPANTS AND STRUCTURES PRACTICE Principals, school management teams, teachers and learners. Department of´Čücials from school districts; Health personnel; Social workers. NGOs and community members. Structure: Reference Group Executive Group District/Area Coordinator School Cluster Coordinator of School Clusters Individual Schools The program consists of curriculum content in schools, extra-mural activities and at Youth Health Clinics.

Ombetja Yehinga (OY), Erongo region. Initiated through support of Ministry but has NGO status HIV/AIDS : To decrease the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic among young people in the Kunene, Erongo and Khomas regions. World Bank Working Paper Overview of Promising Practices in Namibia To develop the capacity of the OY organization to deliver the program. Develop and distribute educational materials related to HIV/AIDS Build capacity of staff, teachers and principals. Support the establishment of AIDS Awareness Clubs at schools.

The Link Between Health, Social Issues, and Secondary Education 35 The HIV/AIDS pandemic has seen an explosive increase in South Africa. In 12 years, HIV prevalence rose from less than one per cent to more than 20 percent. The impact of HIV/AIDS on the health sector is noticeable. The percentage of hospital beds occupied due to AIDS ranges from 26 to 70 percent for adults and from 26 to 30 percent for children (UNAIDS website). 1 Notes: m = male, f = female Source: UNESCO (2003), EFA Global Monitoring Report 2003/4.

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