Thursday, December 13 / 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM   •   Manyara

Session 71:
Sex education: the intersection of traditional systems

Chair: Akim Mturi, Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa
Discussant: Chiweni E. Chimbwete, University of Witswatersrand

  1. Exploring issues surrounding adolescent-adult communication gap in sexual and reproductive health in GhanaKofi Awusabo-Asare, University of Cape Coast ; Augustine Tanle, University of Cape Coast

  2. Sex education, knowledge, attitudes and behavior of adolescents towards HIV/AIDS in GhanaAkwasi Kumi-Kyereme, University of Cape Coast ; Alex C. Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. The timing and role of initiation rites in preparing young people for adolescence and responsible sexual and reproductive behaviour in MalawiAlister Munthali, University of Malawi ; Eliya M. Zulu, African Institute for Developpment Policy Research (AFIDEP)

  4. Evaluation of the impact of life skills based HIV and AIDS education using folktales in primary schools in NigeriaMakanjuola O Osagbemi, University of Jos, Nigeria ; Bunmi O Joseph, Agency for Children in Crisis (AFChiC) ; Olubunmi V Oshadumo, Federal College of Education

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