By Alexandria Valerio

Quantity 1. This Sourcebook goals to aid efforts via international locations to reinforce the position of the schooling region within the prevention of HIV/AIDS. It used to be constructed in keeping with a variety of requests for an easy discussion board to aid international locations percentage their sensible stories of designing and imposing courses which are unique at school-age little ones. The Sourcebook seeks to meet this function via offering concise summaries of courses, utilizing a typical layout that highlights the most components of the courses and makes it more straightforward to match the courses with one another. A Sourcebook of HIV/AIDS Prevention courses files thirteen schooling established HIV/AIDS prevention courses focusing on young ones and early life from 7 sub-Saharan African nations. it truly is backed by way of UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNESCO, UNFPA, DFID, USAID, eire reduction and the area financial institution. The Sourcebook represents the paintings of many members (acknowledged within the book), and was once constructed by means of the Partnership for baby improvement with the area financial institution, with imperative help from eire relief and the Norwegian schooling belief Fund.

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He is assisted by the administration and human resources departments. The provincial HIV/AIDS coordinators, the HIV/AIDS assistants, and the facilitators report to him. At the district level, he is assisted by the district area coordinators. With the assistance of the program officer, he is responsible for selection of trainers for the facilitators. HIV/AIDS Program Officer (Maputo Province) The program officer is responsible for supervision of the HIV/AIDS program in Maputo province. He or she reports directly to the HIV/AIDS coordinator and assists in the selection and training of facilitators.

Program implementers were in agreement with the objectives and stated that the main focus of the program was behavior change through group discussions. 29 A SOURCEBOOK OF HIV/AIDS PREVENTION PROGRAMS Program Approaches Because the program has a holistic approach to the prevention and mitigation of HIV/AIDS, it is impossible to rank the approaches in order of importance. The underlying concept of Stepping Stones is to enable communities to explore their problems and negotiate solutions; these skills are seen as essential for sustained behavior change.

However, children younger than this age are also welcome to attend the clinics. Secondary Target Group The program also targets health providers who are trained in counseling and adolescent communication techniques and in the clinical care of youth. Site The program takes place in five health centers and the Maputo Central Hospital. Only the hospital has full-time YFHSs; the health centers are open only on specific afternoons. In the beginning, it was opened twice a week; currently it is opened three to four times per week.

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