ERIC Number: ED451936
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Adolescence Education Newsletter, 1999.
Villanueva, Carmelita L., Ed.; Padilla, Teresita M., Ed.
Adolescence Education Newsletter, v2 n1-2 Jun-Dec 1999
This document comprises the two 1999 issues of a UNESCO newsletter addressing topics related to adolescent well-being in the Asia-Pacific region, particularly reproductive and sexual health. Each issue contains news from the region on various initiatives related to adolescent heath and education, as well as Web links and publications on the subject. Each issue also contains a feature article. The June issue features the Reproductive Health Initiative in Asia, a cooperative arrangement between the European Commission and the United Nations Population Fund. The December issue features inter-country training in consolidating and repackaging population information. Countries covered in the two issues include Cambodia, India, Laos, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Mongolia, Indonesia, and Fiji. The brief articles provide various statistics, program descriptions, guidelines, concerns, and recommendations related to improving adolescent reproductive heath and general well-being in this region. (KB)
Descriptors: Adolescent Attitudes, Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Birth, Birth Rate, Contraception, Developing Nations, Early Parenthood, Family Planning, Foreign Countries, Health Promotion, Newsletters, Pregnancy, Puberty, Reproduction (Biology), Sex Education, Sexuality, Well Being, Youth Problems
Regional Clearing House on Population Education and Communication, (RECHPEC) UNESCO, PROAP, P.O. BOX 967, Prakanong Post Office, Bangkok 10110, Thailand. Tel: 66-2-391-0577; Fax: 66-2-391-0866; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.unescobkk.org/infores/rechpec.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Fund for Population Activities, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Clearing House on Population Education and Communication.