Adult education

FutureLife-Now! An introduction


FutureLife-Now! is a regional programme designed to address the scourge of HIV and the associated challenges related to gender and climate change. To achieve its goal of reducing new HIV infections and increasing adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment (ART) amongst children and youth in the SADC Region, the programme leverages the successful SADC Care and Support for Teaching and Learning (CSTL) Framework—developed in the early 2000s and which, in 2018, reached over 30 million of the region’s learners with support services.

View the FutureLife-Now! pilot schools.

What makes FutureLife-Now! unique?

  • It combines three key ingredients necessary for behaviour change amongst youth: (1) knowledge; (2) access to services and support; and (3) agency (power to make decisions and take action)
  • It brings together two critical elements for human development—education and health— by strengthening linkages between schools and health facilities

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FutureLife-Now! Newsletter.

Click here to view some of the ideas and comments from the Teachers' mental health and well-being forum.

Thank you to all who attended the CSTL One Community - SADC Collaborates Conference on November 23rd and 24th, 2023. Click here to view all recordings and pdf documents of keynote speaker presentations.

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Disclaimer: The team at CSTL Pulse has utilised an online automated translator. As a result parts of the French and Portuguese translation may not be completely correct.

Avis de non-responsabilité : l'équipe de CSTL Pulse a utilisé un traducteur automatisé en ligne. Par conséquent, certaines parties de la traduction française et portugaise peuvent ne pas être tout à fait correctes.

Isenção de responsabilidade: a equipe do CSTL Pulse utilizou um tradutor automático online. Como resultado, partes da tradução francesa e portuguesa podem não estar completamente corretas.