NATIONAL POLICY ON HIV, STIs AND TB FOR LEARNERS, EDUCATORS, SCHOOL SUPPORT STAFF AND OFFICIALS IN ALL PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN THE BASIC EDUCATION SECTOR
On 4 August 2017 the Minister of Basic Education published the National Policy on HIV, STIs and TB (Government Gazette No. 41024)
The Department of Basic Education National Policy on HIV, Sexually Transmitted Infections and Tuberculosis 2017 was developed through a participatory consultative process with stakeholders inside and outside the basic education sector. This policy will be implemented at national, provincial, district and institutional levels of the basic education system. Its stated goals and objectives will be reviewed annually to ensure it remains relevant to sectoral and national needs.