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Ace Africa - Health and Nutrition Manuals

by Child to Child - Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 9:00 PM

In East Africa, Ace Africa is the largest implementer of the Child to Child methodology and a key organisation working to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. In particular, the creation of Ace Child to Child clubs has been an innovative way of enabling young people to support each other in coping with challenges.

  • Agriculture and Nutritions Mentors Training Manual
  • Agriculture and Nutrition Training manual
  • Child Welfare Mentors Training manual
  • Child to Child HIV AIDS Training Manual
  • Child to Child Training manual

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Affecting schools through a health education initiative

by Child to Child - Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 9:09 PM

In this chapter of Partnerships in Educational Development (2006), Tashmin Kassam-Khamis and Sadia Muzzafar Bhutta from Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development, Karachi, assess the success of Child to Child approach in promoting health in 40 schools in Pakistan.

They have realised that the health promoting school and Child to Child approach create an enabling environment to help teachers teach better and encourage greater participation by children, which in turn enhances their health knowledge and self-esteem.

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Aforja Educativa - The Educational Knapsack

by Child to Child - Thursday, 8 October 2020, 6:45 PM

The Alforja Educativa (“Educational Knapsack”) is a set of play-based, practical activities focussing on harmony among all living things both visible and invisible. Developed by Ecuador-based Centro Niño a Niño(Child to Child Center – a partner of Child to Child)  in conjunction with ReAct LatinAmerica, the Knapsack is grounded in the indigenous cosmovision of “Sumak Kawsay” (“Good Living”) and uses Child to Child methodology to allow children to investigate, study, act, and communicate about the microbial world and its role in the web of life.

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ALFORJA EDUCATIVA School Health and Microbial World Part 1 & 2

by Child to Child - Monday, 1 February 2021, 12:56 PM

"Alforja Educativa"  (The Educational knapsack ) Part 1 analysis the problem of bacterial resistance from an integrative and multilateral perspective, starting from the understanding of the microbial world and its role in the human and planet life. This volume is part of the Educational Saddlebag "School Health and Microbial World", it contains topics: Food for Life, Air, Water

"Alforja Educativa"  (The Educational knapsack) Part 2 intends to broaden the understanding of human life as one of the interconnected threads with the other elements of nature, conceived as a living being that engenders, feeds, purifies and protects life. Part 2 contains the topics: Sumak Kawsay, Bacterial World, Proper Use of Antibiotics.

Alforja INGLES - The Educational knapsack ( English version)

La Alforja, a proposal to link boys and girls with the microbial world, and learn about the problem of resistance to antibiotics, understanding the intertwining of infinite vital relationships that exist in nature, and of which the human being is only one part. In the formal educational program,  its approach can be articulated transversally within the school curriculum or incorporated into community learning spaces.  

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Booklet: Sexual Health, HIV and aids

by Child to Child - Saturday, 17 October 2020, 2:48 PM

This booklet offers information and activities for teaching children and adolescents about Sexual Health, HIV and aids. 

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Child to Child and Children Living in Camps

by Child to Child - Thursday, 8 October 2020, 7:59 PM

This book is designed for teachers, health workers, group leaders and others. It illustrates ways in which Child to Child activities can be used to improve the health and well being of children living in camps. Water and sanitation, malaria, disability and preventing accidents are some of the topics covered within in the four chapters.

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Child to Child Mine Risk Education

by Child to Child - Thursday, 8 October 2020, 8:04 PM

This activity booklet provides ideas on helping children be alert to the dangers in mined areas, how to avoid these dangers and how to encourage others to do the same. It is aimed at those planning mine risk education projects for children and for those involved in mine awareness programmes as teachers or trainers.

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Child to Child Project in Newham Evaluation Report

by Child to Child - Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 9:12 PM

Between January and March 2007, Child to Child piloted a project at Newham College in Stratford, East London, delivered by SHiNE Young People’s Sexual Health Service (Newham PCT). Using the Child to Child step approach, the project increased student’s participation in, and commitment to taking control of their own learning; effected changes in sexual health behaviour and in communicating around sexual health among the peer group; helped the development of essential life skills, especially around practising safer sex; and strengthened links between education and health sectors.

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Child to Child School Health Promotion programme in India (SEHAT)

by Child to Child - Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 9:58 PM

Toolkits developed for Child to Child School Health Promotion programme in India (SEHAT) on a range of health topics. 

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Child to Child stories for health education

by Child to Child - Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 9:28 PM

Each of these storybooks deals with a different health topic. They are intended to support science, social studies, and environmental science, home economics or health science curricula and of course, English language! Each book has been written by an experienced educationalist in conjunction with a team of health and language specialists

  • Abdul and Seri – and how children with diarrhoea need liquid just as a flower needs water
  • Bad Medicine – and why you should never monkey about with drugs without asking a health worker
  • Basim and Bloog – and why sometimes it is time to clean up
  • Cricket Land – and why playing too near the road could make you OUT for life
  • The Day The Earth Shook – and how children helped each other and the whole community after it had happened
  • Dirty Water – and how children can look after their health through their choice of water
  • Fatima Gregoire and the Others – learning the real truth about HIV/AIDS from someone who has the virus himself and has learned to think positively
  • Filthy The Fly – and why he fears children
  • Half Size Health Workers – and how a young man called ‘the beard’ helped some twelve-year old ‘freedom fighters for health’ show the adults how to promote their rights
  • The Hare’s Revenge – and how to keep wells clean; what makes them dirty and dangerous
  • How Newport School Got Greener – thanks to help from some children and their parents
  • I Had A Flower – water for life
  • Jumpy the Germ – and how the flu works
  • The Killers’ Committee – and why Mr Polio and his friends fear the older children who tell everyone about immunisation
  • The Lion Has Fever – and how the clever partridges saved his life by keeping him cool and giving him the right drinks
  • The Little Girl On The Step – and how Julio and Marta made friends with her and made sure she did well at school before she even got there
  • The Market Dentist – and what happens if you don’t look after your teeth properly
  • Not Just A Cold – and how Andrew saved the life of his baby sister because he knew the ‘signs’
  • Old Chicken Eyes – and why not eating fruit and vegetables can seriously affect your chances of catching your dinner
  • The Prince Who Smelled Smoky – and why it isn’t really cool to start puffing without thinking first
  • Sam and Dina – and how looking after my little sister made me a star
  • The Song Competition – and why you need to treat lice, not pretend you do not have them
  • Soonam Is Hungry – what happens when she bites you, what to do then and how to stop her from spending malaria
  • Uncle George Feeds His Baby – how he wanted the best food for her and, in the end, listened to what the children learnt in school
  • Wally the Worm – and why we should all give him the red card
  • Zzzizi Drinks Blood – and how malaria happens