Need: Sexual Behaviour and HIV Prevention Amongst Youth
In-School Initiatives to Compliment Mass Media Strategies for Safer Sexual Behaviour and HIV Prevention Amongst Cameroonian Youth.
The target population is rural and urban middle school students in the North- West and South West Regions of Cameroon. The overall goal of the project is to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and STIs among youth in Cameroon.
* To increase the HIV/AIDS awareness of middle school students in North-West and South-West Regions of Cameroon and cultivate self-confidence and healthy attitudes toward their own physical and emotional development during puberty as well as encouraging a positive attitude to people living with HIV.
* To build the capacity of teachers within 2 000 middle schools in North-West and South-West regions to better understand and respond to the sexual health needs of their students.
* To provide an enabling environment through advocacy initiatives to key local educational policy makers and headmasters, including a study tour to Cameroon and experience-sharing workshops.
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