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Education, vulnerability, and HIV/AIDS

Peter Aggleton

Education, vulnerability, and HIV/AIDS

by Peter Aggleton

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Published by Institute of Education, University of London in London [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Study and teaching,
  • HIV infections -- Study and teaching,
  • HIV (Viruses) -- Study and teaching,
  • Health education -- Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPeter Aggleton ; with a response by Jeffrey Weeks.
    ContributionsWeeks, Jeffrey, 1945-, University of London. Institute of Education.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3418.A35 A48 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24067790M
    ISBN 109780854738014
    LC Control Number2009529982
    OCLC/WorldCa277203763

      The low levels of education among the women, which is also positively correlated with poverty was found to be among the factors responsible for vulnerability to HIV infection among women. The research recommends that the government should initiate income generating programmes for women so that they can be emancipated from : Herbert Zirima, Ezekiel Mhetu. HIV/AIDS education policy; bio-medical facts, statistics, scenarios; exploration of personal values, culture, religion, vulnerability, rights and responsibilities. DAY 2: Defining HIV/AIDS and sexuality education; context within the curriculum and the Life Orientation learning area; age-appropriate knowledge, values and skills to be taught.

    HIV education – and services necessary to develop the life skills required to reduce their vulnerability to HIV infection, in full partner-ship with youth, parents, families, educators and health-care providers. • By develop, and by implement, national policies and strate-gies to: build and strengthen governmental, family and. The HIV epidemic in Kenya is characterized as “generalized”, with an HIV prevalence of per cent among people between the ages of 15 and 49 years, but its distribution is highly heterogeneous, with key populations disproportionately bearing the burden of infection.

    AIDS is a complex condition caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which kills or impairs cells of the immune system and progressively destroys the body's ability to fight infection and disease. People with damaged immune systems are vulnerable to diseases that do not threaten people with healthy immune systems. Abstinence, be faithful, use a condom, also known as the ABC strategy or abstinence-plus sex education, also known as abstinence-based sex education, is a sex education policy based on a combination of "risk avoidance" and harm reduction which modifies the approach of abstinence-only sex education by including education about the value of partner reduction safe sex and birth control .


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Education, vulnerability, and HIV/AIDS by Peter Aggleton Download PDF EPUB FB2

By the mids, education began to shift from risk factor to social vaccine. Some studies have found that educational attainment vulnerability girls' and women's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS, but does not affect or even worsens boys' and men's risk. See also.

Prevention of HIV/AIDS; Sex education; Discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Aggleton, Peter. Education, vulnerability, and HIV/AIDS. London [England]: Institute of Education, University of London. Get this from a library. Education, vulnerability and HIV/AIDS.

[Peter Aggleton; Education Weeks; University of London. Institute of Education.] -- Peter Aggleton examines the potential of education to bring about lasting change in the HIV epidemic.

An Inaugural Professorial Lecture Globally, HIV and AIDS continue to impact negatively on nations, communities and families. Education – both in and out of school – has been identified as having a key role to play in reducing both individual risk and social Education to infection.

The book makes a Education contribution to the growing research evidence on children and young people with caring responsibilities ('young carers') and the impacts of HIV/AIDS on families globally, focusing on the experiences and perspectives of children that are caring for a parent with HIV.

"HIV and AIDS: Vulnerability of Women in Asia and Africa is a valuable advocacy tool for addressing the complex challenge of drawing attention to empower challenge of drawing attention to empower women to protect themselves and their families from the epidemic.

This book focuses on the vulnerability of women in Asia and Africa to HIV/AIDS from various forces such as the wider social, cultural.

Some of the courageous groups addressing the issue of HIV-AIDS are vulnerability at the end of Chapter 4 of my book which is about adolescence, change, and vulnerability.

I hope that you will read Chapter 4 and take note of the descriptions at the end of the chapter of groups addressing these issues. The vulnerability of a population to HIV/AIDS is rooted in social processes and underlying causes that may actually be quite unrelated to the end result itself, namely the contraction of HIV/AIDS The factors that create vulnerability in populations can be modeled to provide a visual representation of the potential negative impact of HIV/AIDS.

HIV/AIDS AWARENESS, PERCEIVED VULNERABILITY AND SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR AMONG RURAL SECONDARY SCHOOLS STUDENTS: GITHUNGURI DISTRICT, KIAMBU COUNTY.

Margaret Wanjiru Mugi E55//04 Education has been seen as one true way through which the pandemic can be controlled. Schools are key settings for educating children about HIV/AIDS and. The stigma surrounding AIDS may have reduced in the last decade, but HIV-positive people continue to be perceived negatively.

“Out of the 25 lakh individuals who are HIV-positive in India, over. The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Education Sector inTanzania, prepared by Cosmas A. Kamugisha 5. Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Education Sector in Uganda, prepared by Henry Tabifor and Anne Domatob 6. The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Education Sector in Zimbabwe, prepared by Williet N.

Mabeza. Material was also drawn from 1. Introduction. The aids epidemic is a global public health problem. Data from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/aids (UNAIDS) indicate that 34 million people had been infected by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) up to Decemberwith women corresponding to more than half of the cases ().In Brazil,aids cases were notified between and June.

The mobile workforce of industry and their vulnerability to HIV/AIDS pandemic have been fairly researched. of the AIDS epidemic in South Africa. The book covers the yearsusing. Does HIV affect children and adolescents.

Yes, children and adolescents are among the people living with HIV in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 91 cases of HIV in children younger than 13 years of age were diagnosed in the United States in ; CDC reports that youth 13 to 24 years of age accounted for 21% of all new HIV diagnoses in.

Women's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS is real and needs to be addressed for there to be any positive progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS. If HIV vulnerability (illiteracy) is not acknowledged and fought, women will continue to succumb to the disease overwhelmingly and Igueben will eventually disintegrate as it will be full of sick people.

HIV fact sheets provide data about how HIV affects specific populations in the United States and information about HIV risk behaviors, prevention tools, testing, and more. Using graphs, charts, and maps, these slides provide surveillance data about HIV, AIDS, and the HIV.

CDC provides leadership for HIV prevention research and surveillance and the development and testing of effective biomedical interventions to reduce transmission and HIV disease progression in the United States and internationally.

It also provides national leadership in the development, implementation, and evaluation of evidence-based HIV prevention programs serving persons affected by, or at. It focuses on the impact of poverty, lack of education and knowledge of HIV/AIDS and how it is transmitted, environmental degradation, sexually transmitted infections, particular sexual practices (anal sex), biological systems and on why women were.

Buy Education, Vulnerability and HIV/AIDS (Inaugural Lectures) (Inaugural Professorial Lecture) by Aggleton, Peter, Weeks, Jeffrey (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Peter Aggleton. Taking a Holistic Approach to HIV/AIDS Education in Zambian Schools; HIV/AIDS and Education in Botswana; The Impact of HIV and AIDS on Lesotho Primary School Children; Acting Stubborn: Understanding “Vulnerability” and Secondary School Participation in Lesotho; Gender, Sexuality and HIV and AIDS Education in South Africa.

Background. There is controversy on the association between socioeconomic status (SES) and HIV infection. Some evidence claims higher SES is negatively associated with HIV infection while others report the reverse.

Objectives. To examine the association between SES and HIV infection in Uganda and to examine whether the SES-HIV relationship varies by gender, rural-urban place of residence.Supporting HIV & AIDS education is one of FACT's most important missions.

This area will shortly include detailed information about prevention of infection, how and where to get confidentially tested in the Greater Lehigh Valley area, and links to information on how to live and cope with HIV.Like the HIV/Aids epidemic before it, Covid is exploiting the extreme inequalities between countries, and within them, to take root among disadvantaged and vulnerable communities.