Participation in World Health Day event, April 2012

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.     Introduction Every year, World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April to mark the anniversary of the founding of WHO in 1948. Each year a theme is selected for World Health Day that highlights a priority area of concern for WHO. The topic of World Health Day read more…

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…

Session for teachers of Zaailing Pre-School on Family Planning, 2012

NARRATIVE REPORT  1.     Summary This activity was an initiative by the senior management of Zaailing Pre-school and was conducted in conjunction with the celebration of the school’ Professional Development Day, 26 January 2012. The session was facilitated by Mariyam Huda and Azlifa from the Sexual and Reproductive Health Services of 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…

Training on sensitive issues for Youth volunteers, 2010

NARRATIVE REPORT Introduction International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) South Asia regional Youth Network (SARYN) is a youth led network run by IPPF youth volunteers in South Asia and supported by IPPF South Asia Region Office and its 8 Member Associations. The main objectives of IPPF SARYN are to ensure meaningful read more…

Participation in the Rights Fair by HRCM, December 2011

NARRATIVE REPORT 1.     Summary The fair was organized by Human Rights Commission of the Maldives and was held at Giyasudheen School  on the 17th December 2011. The Fair focused on 5 thematic areas (Education, Health and disability, Migrant workers, Child, women rights) which HRCM will have their activities focused on read more…

Training for Youth Volunteers of SHE, November 2011

NARRATIVE REPORT  1.     Summary The training was held from 27 – 29 November 2011 for the members of the youth committee of SHE. It was facilitated by Milinda Rajapaksha, the coordinator of the South Asia Regional Youth Network (SARYN) and Thoma Abdul Samad from the Counseling and Psychosocial services of read more…