Intervening through the School System

  • Alan J. Flisher
  • Andraé Brown
  • Wanjirû Mukoma


The 1993 World Bank Development Report identified school-based interventions as one of the most cost-effective approaches to health and development (World Bank, 1993). Several arguments support this conclusion.


Youth Risk Behavior Survey Pilot School Unsafe Sexual Behavior Discrete Program Ottawa Charter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan J. Flisher
    • 1
  • Andraé Brown
    • 2
  • Wanjirû Mukoma
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry and Mental HealthUniversity of Cape TownCape TownRepublic of South Africa
  2. 2.Department of Professional Psychology and Family TherapySeton Hall UniversitySouth OrangeUSA

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