School Health Programme for Students of Hiriya School, April 2012

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.     Summary This activity was held in Society for Health Education on 16th April 2012. A total of 16 students participated in the sessions. All the students who participated were girls. The topics covered in the sessions were on Thalassaemia Awareness by Thalassaemia and Diagnostic Services Department, Puberty read more…

Health Trip to L. Gan, April 2012

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.      Summary The activity was an initiative of L. Gan Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani School and was being conducted in collaboration with SHE. It was held from 26 – 28 April 2012. Through this trip, information will be provided to Students, parents and teachers and youth on read more…

Health Trip to B. Thulhaadhoo, April 2012

 NARRATIVE REPORT 1.      Summary The programme was an initiative of B. Thulhaadhoo School and was conducted in collaboration with SHE. One of the main purposes of the trip was to provide information to students on life skills and inform parents and teachers on the importance of including life skills programmes read more…

Multi-Purpose Health Trip held in F. Feeali, 2012

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.     Summary The activity was conducted through an initiation by F. Feeali Development Society (FDS). As in other Multi-Purpose Health Trips, this trip also included the provision of doctor consultation services along with awareness sessions and thalassaemia screening services. 2.     Activity Details I.            Travelling, Food and Accommodation Travel read more…

‘Act Aware’ Music Show, 2010

NARRATIVE REPORT Introduction: HIV/AIDS prevalence is low in the Maldives, however, many research studies show that high risk behaviors such as drug use, low condom use, commercial sex, men having sex with men, sexual violence are all present especially among young people. This project aims to advocate for a HIV/AIDS read more…

Sessions for scouts, 2011

NARRATIVE REPORT  1.     Summary As already mentioned in the APB of 2011, and in the objectives, the main aim of this session was to promote Sexual and Reproductive Health issues among men. Hence, it was decided that disseminating information among scouts was a good way to go forward with this. read more…

HIV information session at Kuredu Island Resort, 2010

NARRATIVE REPORT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This blood camp was organized and conducted by Blood Transfusion in collaboration with Centre for Community Health and Disease Control (CCHDC) at Kuredhu Resort. The Global Fund team of SHE participated in the camp so as to provide information on HIV/AIDS. The total number of staff read more…

Establichment of VCT Centre at SHE

NARRATIVE REPORT Executive Summary: Maldives remains among low prevalent countries of HIV/AIDS. However, there is evidence indicative of risk factors that can potentially trigger HIV transmission. The government of Maldives recognizes HIV/AIDS as an issue of national concern and has adopted a strategy for control and prevention of HIV/AIDS with read more…

Mass Media Campaign on HIV

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.    Background: There are 14 reported HIV positive cases in the Maldives till date and as of May 2009, 239 expatriate workers have been reported. All infections were acquired through heterosexual route of transmission. Compared to many countries in the region, Maldives has a very low prevalence of read more…

HIV information session for migrant workers of Amin Construction 1 October, 2010

NARRATIVE REPORT SUMMARY: Information session on HIV/AIDS was conducted for migrant workers from Amin Construction Private Limited. 16 migrants participated in this session out of which 14 were from Bangladesh and 2 from Nepal. DESCRIPTION The group consisted of people speaking 3 different languages; Bengali, Hindi and Nepali. Therefore the read more…