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close this bookAction with Youth - HIV/AIDS and STD: A Training Manual for Young People - Second Edition (IFRC - RCS, 2000, 184 p.)
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentForeword
View the documentAcknowledgements
View the documentAbbreviations
View the documentIntroduction
View the documentSection 1: Information about HIV/AIDS
View the documentSection 2: The impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and the global response
View the documentSection 3: Leader preparation
View the documentSection 4: Programme planning
Open this folder and view contentsSection 5: Activities with youth groups
View the documentSection 6: Action with the community
View the documentAppendix I: Techniques for educational activities
View the documentAppendix II: Guidelines for focus-group discussions
View the documentAppendix III: Guidelines for pre-testing health education materials
View the documentAppendix IV: Condoms and safer sex
View the documentAppendix V: Guidelines for AIDS and first aid
View the documentAppendix VI: Resource list
View the documentGlossary
View the documentReferences
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The following publications were helpful in the elaboration of this manual:

AIDS Epidemic Update, December 1999, UNAIDS/WHO, 1999.

AIDS, Health and Human Rights, IFRC, Harvard School of Public Health, 1995.

European guidelines for youth AIDS peer education, by Gary R. Svenson et al, Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, European Commission, 1998.

Facing the challenges of HIV, AIDS, STDs: a gender-based response, KIT/SAFAIDS, 1998.

HIV/AIDS and Human Rights, International Guidelines, OHCHR/UNAIDS, 1998.

HIV and Infant Feeding, Guidelines for Decision-Makers, UNICEF/UNAIDS/WHO, 1998.

Preventing HIV/AIDS/STD and related discrimination: an important responsibility of health promoting schools, WHO Information Series on School Health, Document six, WHO, 1999.

Sexually transmitted diseases: policies and principles for prevention and care, UNAIDS, 1997.

STD/AIDS Peer Educator Training Manual, a complete guide for trainers of peer educators in the prevention of STDs including HIV/AIDS, AIDSTECH-Family Health International, African Medical and Research Foundation and the National AIDS Control Programme of Tanzania, 1992.

The Female Condom, An Information Pack, WHO/UNAIDS, 1997.

The UNAIDS Report, UNAIDS, 1999.

Youth Health – For a Change, A UNICEF Notebook on Programming for Young People’s Health and Development, UNICEF, 1997.

See also: Appendix VI, Resource list.