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With a complex history of civil war and political corruption, it’s unsurprising that gifts we take for granted, such as health, education and safety, are struggles for people living in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 

In the Mbankana community where ACET DRC works, described by some as ‘a city within the city of Kinshasa’, most girls...

Vulnerability of women and girls in Zimbabwe has heightened since the dashed hopes of the 2018 elections. 

The economic crisis means unemployment is around 90%, with 63% of households living below the poverty line.

As a result, the country has seen growth in informal labour including sex work, as well as mining and trucking which...

Despite significant progress in addressing HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa, Nigeria still has the second highest rate of HIV in the region, and one of the highest rates globally, which led to 150,000 deaths in 2017 alone

Children and young people carry the greatest burden.

In 2017, 220,000 children (under 14 years old)...

With a complex history of civil war and political corruption, it’s unsurprising that gifts we take for granted, such as health, education and safety, are struggles for people living in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 

In the Mbankana community where ACET DRC works, described by some as ‘a city within the city of Kinshasa’, most girls...

The vulnerability of girls and women in Zimbabwe has heightened since the dashed hopes of the 2018 elections. 

The economic crisis means that unemployment in Zimbabwe is...

Despite significant progress in addressing HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa, Nigeria still has the second highest rate of HIV in the region, and one of the highest rates globally, which led to 150,000 deaths in 2017 alone.

Children and young people carry the greatest burden.

In 2017, 220,000...

Natya and the ACET Thailand team deliver their SMART life and Sharp Life education programmes in six Singburi secondary schools.

The aim of the programmes is not only to give young people information about HIV, AIDS and other sexual health matters, but also to help them make wise choices regarding relationships and sex. The team talk to...

ACET Ukraine’s ‘Healthy Youth University’ schools work programme is far reaching. Delivered in 219 schools and 13 colleges across 89 cities, thousands of young people are reached each year.

The Healthy Youth University programme is approved by the Ukraine Ministry of Education, and is made up of 10 sessions on a range of relationships,...

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