The mission of the impact aid program is to disburse impact aid payments to local educational agencies that are financially burdened by federal activities and to provide technical assistance and support services to staff and other parties interested in impact aid.
Published in the series: education in the context of hiv/aids the impact of hiv/aids on education and institutionalizing preventive education roy carr-hill, kamugisha joviter katabaro. A recent unicef-supported study on the impact of hiv/aids on the education sector concluded that the supply of education in mozambique would be dramatically affected by the hiv/aids pandemic within basic education, hiv/aids activities focus on lifeskills education for young people in collaboration with the ministry of education.
School districts use impact aid for a wide variety of expenses, including the salaries of teachers and teacher aides purchasing textbooks, computers, and other equipment after-school programs and remedial tutoring advanced placement classes and special enrichment programs.
When focused on the impact of aid to education on outcomes such as access to education or years of completed education, studies have found very small impact for instance, michaelowa and weber (2006) found an increase in the primary completion rate of 25 points for an increase in aid to education of 1 per cent of gdp.
Conceptual framework for the impact of the hiv/aids epidemic on education hiv/aids epidemic source: united nations, department of economic and social affairs, population division. The impact of hiv/aids on education hiv/aids have consequences for learners, educators and the system itself through the very few formal assessments of the impact of hiv/ aids on education, we have only recently begun to understand all its ramifications.
The objective of this book on the impact of hiv/aids on education and institutionalizing preventive education is to provide a compilation of various research findings on the impact of hiv/aids on education.