In School Youth-Zip Up Plus Project - ISY-ZIP PLUS

Period: January 2014 – July 2015

Donor: Global Fund/Society for Family Health

Project Name: ISY RH

Location: Enugu State

Goal/Objectives: To reduce menace of HIV/AIDS in our schools by localizing HIV/AIDS information through training Peer Educators and mentoring instituted Peer Groups in each identified school.

• Training of 20 Peer Educators in 2 Secondary schools
• Mentoring of 20 Peer Educators for 3 months
• Monitoring of 20 Peer Group sessions thrice in a month
• Establishment of a viable Anti-AIDS Club in the intervention school

Indicator: Number of Peer Educators trained
Number of Peer Groups
Number of Peer Group Sessions Monitored

Challenges: School Administrators are inadequately informed about the project
Constraint in the timing of the activities to fit into already tight school time table Inadequate funding