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Condoms will soon be accessed by teenagers at their schools
Posted: Aug 14, 2017
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Condoms will soon be accessed by teenagers at their schools

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga gazetted the department’s finalised 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 last Friday.

The policy paved way for private distribution of condoms to pupils over 12, the age in which the government stipulates children have a right to access sexual and reproductive health services without parents’ consent.

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