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Meeting the Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Young Married Women and First-time Parents Toolkit
October 10, 2017

Meeting the Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Young Married Women and ...

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This Toolkit brings together a collection of tools that are meant to support programme designers, implementers, donors, and policy makers to advance the sexual and reproductive health needs of young married women and first-time parents. It seeks ...

Deliver + Enable Toolkit: Scaling-up Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE)
October 5, 2017

Deliver + Enable Toolkit: Scaling-up Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE)

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Comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) has gained global recognition as a vital effort to empower adolescents and young people; enable them to improve and protect their health, well-being, and dignity; and support them in developing critical ...

A Guide for Strengthening Gender Equality and Inclusiveness in Teaching and Learning Materials
August 31, 2017

A Guide for Strengthening Gender Equality and Inclusiveness in Teaching and ...

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This guide seeks to advance the global efforts toward greater gender equality and inclusiveness in education by providing guidance on how to develop and evaluate teacher and learner materials that are free of bias and that promote equality and ...

Seventeen Ways to End FGM/C
August 21, 2017

Seventeen Ways to End FGM/C

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The 2016 Annual Report for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting provides two perspectives: The main document analyses progress in quantitative terms, offering profiles of each of the 17 programme countries. A ...

Sponsorship Package - SUMMIT: What Works?
August 21, 2017

Sponsorship Package - SUMMIT: What Works?

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Social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) engages and supports people to shift norms, change behaviours, and amplify the voices needed to address development challenges such as extreme poverty, gender inequities, public health emergencies, ...

A Rigorous Review of Global Research Evidence on Policy and Practice on School-Related Gender-Based Violence
August 14, 2017

A Rigorous Review of Global Research Evidence on Policy and Practice on ...

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As reports have proliferated on widespread violence experienced by girls and boys in and around schools across the globe, school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV) has become a major concern for policymakers, education practitioners, and ...

Mobile Phones & Literacy: Empowerment in Women's Hands
August 3, 2017

Mobile Phones & Literacy: Empowerment in Women's Hands

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“Literate societies have a higher probability of eradicating poverty while providing conditions for people to equally achieve long and healthy lives, gainful employment and an active civic participation in democratic contexts.”

Promoting Malaria Prevention through Primary Schools. Communication Guide for Teachers
June 28, 2017

Promoting Malaria Prevention through Primary Schools. Communication Guide ...

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This guide is designed to be used by teachers to educate their students on malaria control and correct use of insecticide-treated mosquito nets (ITNs).  It was published by VectorWorks in collaboration with the National Malaria Control ...

Harnessing the Potential of ICTs - Literacy and Numeracy Programmes using Radio, TV, Mobile Phones, Tablets and Computers
May 30, 2017

Harnessing the Potential of ICTs - Literacy and Numeracy Programmes using ...

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“It is my hope that this publication contributes to the advancement of innovative and effective ICT-oriented solutions for literacy teaching and learning. It should support the building of a more solid knowledge base for what works (and what ...

Effective Approaches to Adult Learning and Education - Literacy in Multilingual and Multicultural Contexts
October 16, 2017

Effective Approaches to Adult Learning and Education - Literacy in ...

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"Ensuring lifelong learning opportunities for all involves ensuring that diversity – including ethnic and linguistic diversity - is no cause for exclusion. Respecting cultural and linguistic rights will be essential for achieving the 2030 Agenda ...

A Social and Behaviour Change Agenda for Inclusion and Equity in Education
February 2, 2017

A Social and Behaviour Change Agenda for Inclusion and Equity in Education

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"According to the World Education Forum Declaration, equity in education refers to fairness in education policy, provision and outcome."

Regional Module For Teacher Training on Comprehensive Sexuality Education for East and  Southern Africa
January 23, 2017

Regional Module For Teacher Training on Comprehensive Sexuality Education ...

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This training module was developed as a resource to support the training of teachers in East and Southern Africa to deliver school–based sexuality education. Designed for trainers who are delivering pre–service training on sexuality education in ...

Narrowing the Gender Gap - Empowering Women through Literacy Programmes
July 6, 2017

Narrowing the Gender Gap - Empowering Women through Literacy Programmes

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“Real progress in realizing the right to education is impossible without specific strategies that focus on women and prioritize the challenge of low literacy levels and poor basic education.” This document showcases successful literacy programmes ...

Learning Families Intergenerational Approaches to Literacy Teaching and Learning
June 26, 2017

Learning Families Intergenerational Approaches to Literacy Teaching and Learning

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“Family literacy and learning presents adults and children with an opportunity to become independent, proactive lifelong learners.” This compilation showcases examples of promising programmes using intergenerational approaches to literacy ...

Young Adolescents Project (YAP) - Kenya
March 28, 2017

Young Adolescents Project (YAP) - Kenya

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Young Adolescents Project (YAP) was a three year project that addressed young adolescents sexual and reproductive health needs in nine primary schools in Kilifi County, Kenya.  The project was established by the Deutsche Stiftung ...

How Effective is Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Preventing HIV?
March 2, 2017

How Effective is Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Preventing HIV?

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“In this region, in 2013, Ministers of Health and Education from 20 countries endorsed the Eastern and Southern African (ESA) Commitment to scale up access to quality CSE, as well as Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) and HIV prevention for ...

The Impact of Language Policy and Practice on Children’s Learning: Evidence from Eastern and Southern Africa
February 23, 2017

The Impact of Language Policy and Practice on Children’s Learning: Evidence ...

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"This report – on the impact of language policy and practices on learning – is an important and timely addition to the debate on quality education. Global evidence has been in support of mother tongue-based education as a critical part of high ...

Investing in Communication for Development to Enhance Quality Education and Learning Outcomes
January 30, 2017

Investing in Communication for Development to Enhance Quality Education and ...

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"Studies have demonstrated that C4D approaches have a positive impact on changing attitudes and norms relating to education. They can positively shift knowledge and attitudes of caregivers, learners and educators in order to support inclusive, ...

Fulfilling Our Promise to Young People Today (2013-2015) Progress Review
January 24, 2017

Fulfilling Our Promise to Young People Today (2013-2015) Progress Review

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"Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) has 158 million young people aged 10-24; a number that is expected to rise to 281 million by 2050. Better education and public health measures will be hugely beneficial to the health and development of these ...

My Rights My Voice Completion Report 2011-2016
October 31, 2016

My Rights My Voice Completion Report 2011-2016

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"The project has created a dynamic which will allow us to change the destiny of our communities." - Sofia, aged 24, MRMV youth group member, Niger

Evaluation of the 'My Rights My Voice' Programme: Synthesis Report
October 31, 2016

Evaluation of the 'My Rights My Voice' Programme: Synthesis Report

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My Rights My Voice (MRMV) is a multi-country programme implemented by Oxfam GB, Oxfam Novib, Oxfam Québec, and their partners with the aim of engaging marginalised children and youth in their rights to health and education services. (See Related ...

Education and Transitional Justice: Opportunities and Challenges for Peacebuilding
August 19, 2016

Education and Transitional Justice: Opportunities and Challenges for ...

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"The contribution that education can make to peace depends not only on measures such as the physical reconstruction of schools, the reincorporation of young people into the education system, and school curricula that promote universal values of ...

How-to Guides on SBCC from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3)
July 21, 2016

How-to Guides on SBCC from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3)

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This HealthCompass portal from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) offers access to social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) "How-to Guides" that are short guides providing step-by-step instructions on how to perform ...

Creating Supportive Learning Environments for Girls and Boys - A Guide for Educators
July 7, 2016

Creating Supportive Learning Environments for Girls and Boys - A Guide for ...

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“In every country, gender-based barriers impair children’s ability to gain a quality education. But when teachers have the proper tools, they can make learning much more equitable and effective.” This guide was developed by IREX to help teachers, ...

Emerging Practices in Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation of Education for Peacebuilding Programming
July 6, 2016

Emerging Practices in Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation of Education for ...

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"The cross-section between education and peacebuilding programs remains a largely uncharted territory....The nexus between the two sectors requires both new knowledge and evidence about the ways in which education and peacebuilding can ...

Out in the Open: Education Sector Responses to Violence based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity/Expression
June 3, 2016

Out in the Open: Education Sector Responses to Violence based on Sexual ...

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In some countries, 85% of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students experience homophobic and transphobic violence in school, and 45% of transgender students drop out. Homophobic violence also targets 33% of students who are wrongly ...

Four Pillars PLUS Programme
January 26, 2016

Four Pillars PLUS Programme

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Initiated in 2008, the Four Pillars PLUS programme uses a holistic approach to improve educational outcomes for girls and other vulnerable children in Kenya and Nigeria. The approach involves scholarships, teacher professional development, ...

Tiphunzire! (Let's Learn!)
January 20, 2016

Tiphunzire! (Let's Learn!)

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Launched in 2014, the Tiphunzire! (Let's Learn!) project is working to create empowering learning contexts for marginalised girls in rural central and southern Malawi in order to keep girls in school. The project is training young female teachers ...

eLearning Africa Report 2015
June 1, 2015

eLearning Africa Report 2015

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Published by Integrated Communications Worldwide Events (ICWE), the 2015 eLearning Africa Report "provides a comprehensive overview of the impact technology is having on education and development throughout the continent." According to the ...

Early Learning Radio Initiative in Zambia
May 26, 2015

Early Learning Radio Initiative in Zambia

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A pilot project in the Eastern Province of Zambia is working to improve early childhood education (ECE) by using radio to reach out to children who are unable to attend preschool because of poverty, disability, or distance. The Educational ...

ICT in the Classroom for Quality Education: Strengthening Learning and Teaching Methods in Under-resourced Schools in Developing Countries
May 20, 2015

ICT in the Classroom for Quality Education: Strengthening Learning and ...

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"IICD believes that equipping teachers with pedagogical tools and access to information can bring about large-scale social changes in entire educational systems. Many of the gaps in education in developing countries can be bridged with the help ...

WASH for Schoolchildren in Emergencies: A Guidebook for Teachers
May 5, 2015

WASH for Schoolchildren in Emergencies: A Guidebook for Teachers

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The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) created this guidebook for teachers in emergency situations. The guidebook, accompanied by regional flashcards (Africa, Afghanistan/Pakistan, and Latin America), and visual aids, provides teachers with ...

HIV-Related Discrimination among Grade Six Students in Nine Southern African Countries
April 24, 2015

HIV-Related Discrimination among Grade Six Students in Nine Southern African ...

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"HIV-related stigmatisation and discrimination by young children towards their peers have important consequences at the individual level and for our response to the epidemic, yet research on this area is limited."

University Initiative Needs Assessment
March 12, 2015

University Initiative Needs Assessment

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"An important focus of the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3), a USAID [United States Agency for International Development]-funded global communication capacity building project, is to expand the role universities and training ...

Child Rights Education Toolkit: Rooting Child Rights in Early Childhood Education, Primary and Secondary Schools
January 20, 2015

Child Rights Education Toolkit: Rooting Child Rights in Early Childhood ...

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"As you read through this Toolkit, think about how you can share and promote an understanding of the child rights approach with others and how you can apply it to your activities and programming."

The Right to Learn: Community Participation in Improving Learning
December 12, 2014

The Right to Learn: Community Participation in Improving Learning

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"Changing our education systems and engendering a paradigm shift is not the work of the education ministry or even the government alone; it involves every one of us - parents, teachers, students, and civil society." - Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, ...

Make Children Safe: Children’s Activity Book and Educator's Guide
November 18, 2014

Make Children Safe: Children’s Activity Book and Educator's Guide

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Produced by Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication, this activity book and educator's guide form part of Soul City's Soul Buddyz Clubs initiative and is designed to help children and educators take action around child abuse ...

Case Studies on UNICEF Programming in Child Protection
October 29, 2014

Case Studies on UNICEF Programming in Child Protection

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"These case studies illustrate how UNICEF support is helping countries to strengthen child protection system and promote social change to align social norms and practices with child protection.” The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has ...

Vamos Ler! Children's Radio Programmes
September 22, 2014

Vamos Ler! Children's Radio Programmes

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Launched in March 2014, Vamos Ler ("Let's Read" in Portuguese) is a 15-part children's radio programme designed to encourage primary school aged children in Mozambique to read, while also building the capacity of teachers and caregivers to ...

My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)
August 5, 2014

My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)

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This programme aims to engage marginalised children and youth in their rights to health and education services in 8 countries: Afghanistan, Georgia, Mali, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Tanzania, and Viet Nam. Activities in each country are tailored to ...

Protecting the Rights of Children: The Role of the Media
August 4, 2014

Protecting the Rights of Children: The Role of the Media

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"The research finds that a wide range of factors currently inhibit media in the three countries sampled from playing a more substantive role in promoting awareness of child rights, as well as in helping children realize their rights and in ...

Reducing Sexual Risk Behavior Among Young People: A Training Toolkit for Curriculum Developers
July 23, 2014

Reducing Sexual Risk Behavior Among Young People: A Training Toolkit for ...

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This is a training toolkit intended for training sessions with curriculum developers wanting to develop a country- or context-appropriate curriculum on sexuality and sexually transmitted infections (STI), including HIV, for education in schools ...

It’s About More than Just Sex: Curricula and Other Educational Materials on Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
May 9, 2014

It’s About More than Just Sex: Curricula and Other Educational Materials on ...

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This interactive toolkit shares a collection of curricula and supplemental materials designed to improve youth sexual and reproductive health (SRH). The editors of the compilation chose materials they found to be "specific, structured, and ...

Sexuality Education: A Ten-country Review of School Curricula in East and Southern Africa
April 3, 2014

Sexuality Education: A Ten-country Review of School Curricula in East and ...

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This 137-page report shares findings of a regional curriculum scan, which was conducted in 2011, to assess the content, quality, and delivery methods of sexuality education (SE) curricula in ten East and Southern Africa (ESA) countries. The ...

Science Spaza Project
February 12, 2014

Science Spaza Project

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Science Spaza brings hands-on curriculum linked resources to science clubs in South Africa, with the goal of improving science literacy and exposing learners to science-related opportunities. The project is working to establish a network of ...

Guidelines for the Implementation of Peer Education Programmes for Learners in South African Schools - Manuals
January 27, 2014

Guidelines for the Implementation of Peer Education Programmes for Learners ...

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This set of guidelines was produced by the Department of Basic Education (DBE) in South Africa to optimise the effectiveness of peer education in schools, as well as harmonise approaches across provinces and schools. According to the (DBE) , ...

ICT for Education: Five Years of Learning
January 15, 2014

ICT for Education: Five Years of Learning

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This 12-page report shares lessons learned by the International Institute for Communication and Development (IICD) from working with education partners in 12 developing countries to use information and communication technology (ICT) to bring ...

Teacher Development with Mobile Technologies Project
December 17, 2013

Teacher Development with Mobile Technologies Project

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Launched in March 2012, the Teacher Development with Mobile Technologies Project leverages mobile technologies to support student learning in mathematics in Senegal. Intended as a pilot, the overall goal of the project is to demonstrate effective ...

Partnering with Religious Communities for Children
December 4, 2013

Partnering with Religious Communities for Children

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"Long before there was a UNICEF, faith communities were among the greatest advocates for the world’s neediest children, providing guidance, aid and comfort to millions of disadvantaged families. In fact, the Convention on the Rights of the Child ...

Start Your Own School Newspaper: A Media Literacy Toolkit
September 24, 2013

Start Your Own School Newspaper: A Media Literacy Toolkit

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The Start You Own School Newspaper toolkit was produced to help encourage students to produce their own newspapers as a way to assist young people to be more critical consumers and producers of media, as well as to stimulate an interest in media ...

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