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ORAL HEALTH and the new report from WHO

A reminder that Children for Health has a poster on oral health with 10 key messages for children to learn and share. Here is an extract from the launch of this report: A new Global Oral Health Status Report published this week by the World Health Organization (WHO) provides the

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Work with children to develop action plans to tackle malaria

How to Work with Children to Develop Action Plans to Tackle Malaria This is and extract from our toolkit for educators co-created by teachers and children in Mozambique. See below for links to download the Toolkit in English and Portuguese. The Aim of this Topic To make sure that all

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Using the participatory approach in health education

How can I use your participatory approach to health education in my school? There is no ONE participatory approach to use with children. Each context is different but in each one there is ALWAYS scope for children to do more. In most settings children are the recipients of health education.

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Why isn’t there funding for this proven nutrition programme?

Children for Health has worked for over A DECADE on the PCAANS programme in Mozambique, in three main iterations. The schools loved it. DANIDA loved it. The evaluators loved it. The government loved it (and formally invited us to scale it in February 2020). Some of you may already know

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Cover of the PCAANS Toolkit in English
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NEW! PCAANS Toolkit Launch!

We are very pleased to launch our PCAANS toolkit for educators! Many of you will have been following this project for years, it began in 2011. The PCAANS approach was implemented between 2014 and 2016 in 12 schools in Tsangano District, Tete Province PCAAN mobilised children 10-14 years old to

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