Youth, Technology, and HIV: Recent Advances and Future Directions

Posted on November 13, 2015 at 11:14 am

Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2015 Dec;12(4):500-15. doi: 10.1007/s11904-015-0280-x. Abstract Technology, including mobile technologies and social media, offers powerful tools to reach, engage, ...

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Is the sexual behaviour of young people in sub-Saharan Africa influenced by their peers? A systematic review

Posted on November 12, 2015 at 11:09 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 146, December 2015, Pages 62–74. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.09.039   Highlights There are gaps in our understanding of young ...

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Secret languages of sex: disabled youth’s experiences of sexual and HIV communication with their parents/caregivers in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Posted on October 23, 2015 at 10:42 am

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2015.1092432 Abstract Various health promotion strategies have been implemented in South Africa aiming to encourage ...

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Online pornography – Should schools be teaching young people about the risks? An exploration of the views of young people and teaching professionals

Posted on October 23, 2015 at 10:39 am

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2015.1090968 Abstract The Internet has made sexually explicit media more accessible to young people. Online ...

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Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving Role in Sex Education

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:30 am

Sex Education, Volume 15, Issue 5, September 2015 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online. Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving ...

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PhD Book: Economic Analysis of Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes – a Multi-Country Study

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 6:26 am

Sexual and reproductive health programmes for young people have a high priority in many low- and middle income countries (LMICs). ...

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UN set to change the world with new development goals – The Lancet

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 6:06 am

This report from the Lancet gives a good summary of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including arguments pro and con. The report ...

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Comprehensive Sexuality Education: the Challenges and Opportunities of Scaling-up

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 10:58 am

This publication is part of an ongoing programme of work initiated by UNESCO in 2008 to provide technical guidance and ...

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The Evaluation of Comprehensive Sexuality Education Programmes. A Focus on the Gender and Empowerment Outcomes

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 9:23 am

Repeated evaluations have demonstrated that comprehensive sexuality education does not foster earlier sexual debut or unsafe sexual activity. By contrast, ...

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Sexuality Education in the Age of Digital Media. A Report of Sexuality Education Controversies

Posted on September 20, 2015 at 8:23 am

SIECUS is pleased to release its newest annual report on recent sexuality education controversies from around the nation, Sexuality Education in ...

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