Developing a comprehensive sexuality education program for Vietnamese secondary schools

SAVVY (Sexuality Awareness-raising and Value-setting for Vietnamese Youths)

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Overview

This project seeks to develop a comprehensive and culturally sensitive sexuality education curriculum for Vietnamese secondary school students through consultative processes with government and civil society organisations in Vietnam from 2019 to 2020

Outcomes

  • An inclusive, comprehensive and culturally-sensitive sexuality education program
  • A stakeholders’ workshop for dissemination of the sexuality education curriculum document
  • An infographic that provides a visual presentation of key aspects of the sexuality education program
  • A media release that promotes and disseminates the outcomes of the project to the Vietnamese public

Impact

  • Contributions to the improvement of the security, health, and wellbeing of young generations in Vietnamese society
  • Contributions to the promotion of people-to-people links, strengthening Australia’s international reputation and advancing the Australian Government’s foreign policy goals

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Project details

Sponsors

Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade
Australia ASEAN Council grants

Research partners

Vietnam Women’s Union
Grow Up Safely (Lớn lên An toàn)
The Young Pioneer (Báo Thiếu niên)

Project team

Dr Lan Anh Hoang
M. Phuong Ha Nguyen

Contact

Dr Lan Anh Hoang