Mitigating adverse sexual and reproductive health outcomes through a comprehensive primary school sexuality education program in South-Western Uganda

Date
January 2015 to December 2018
Countries
Category
Keywords
sexual and reproductive health
sexuality education
adolescents
Institutions
Mbarara University of Science and Technology (Uganda)
Martyrs University (Uganda)
Vrije University Brussels (Belgium)
Research fields
Medicine and Health Sciences

The aim of this proposal is to develop a comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) program targeting young adolescents in primary school in South-Western Uganda. This effort is aimed at improving adolescent sexual and reproductive health of young adolescents through CSE that is led by interdisciplinary university students team in an environment where no consistent or regulated sexual and reproductive health education program currently exists.