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Monitoring of comprehensive sexual education program (AR0095)

Overview

At-a-Glance

Action Plan: Argentina Action Plan 2019-2022

Action Plan Cycle: 2019

Status: Active

Institutions

Lead Institution: Ministerio de Educación Argentina

Support Institution(s): ACIJ, ELA, FEIM, Fundación Huésped y Amnistía Internacional

Policy Areas

Access to Information, E-Government, Education, Health, Marginalized Communities, Open Data, Public Participation, Public Service Delivery, Sustainable Development Goals

IRM Review

IRM Report: Argentina Design Report 2019-2021

Starred: Pending IRM Review

Early Results: Pending IRM Review

Design i

Verifiable: Pending IRM Review

Relevant to OGP Values: Pending IRM Review

Potential Impact: Pending IRM Review

Implementation i

Completion: Pending IRM Review

Description

What is the public problem the commitment will address? Law No. 26,150, of 2006, establishes that each and every student has the right to receive Comprehensive Sexual Education (ESI) in all establishments. educational institutions of the country, whether they are state or private management, of the jurisdictions national, provincial, of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires or municipal From the sanction of the law that implements the teaching of ESI in schools, its implementation has had different levels of progress throughout the country. In that In this sense, it is necessary to have systematized information that allows the monitoring of the implementation of the law at the national and jurisdictional level, to make visible the progress made and identify vacancies and thus develop (actions / strategies etc) that guarantee their effective application. Likewise, there is a demand from civil society regarding access to information on the implementation of the ESI. Finally, the involvement of various actors from the state, civil society and The educational community will promote the implementation of the Law, guaranteeing the effective exercise of these rights. What has allowed the implementation of highly relevant experiences located in some regions of the country, as well as like others that still need to continue deepening their implementation within of their classrooms expanding to different and diversified strategies. Argentina has ratified most of the international and regional treaties rights and is actively participating in the implementation efforts of the 2030 Agenda. Law No. 26,150 includes the constitutional principles of equality and non-discrimination, and in its spirit proposes a democratic culture that promotes participation and access to information, communication and education processes with universal reach. Its fulfillment seeks to strengthen the capacities of its own children and adolescents to assume a full life, as recommended by the Committee on the Rights of the Child regarding the inclusion of content from sexual education, prevention of HIV AIDS and reproductive health in school programs. In the same sense, sex education constitutes an opportunity so that the institutions, in coordination with other actors, strengthen the search effective responses to situations of rights violations such as the violence, abuse and mistreatment of children and adolescents, and implement protection and repair measures to address these problems. The ESI proposal articulates biological, psychological, social, affective aspects and ethics, focusing on five axes: the care of the body and health, the assessment of affectivity, guarantee gender equality, respect for diversity and particularly sexual diversity, and the exercise of rights. Commitment is to provide relevant, accurate, reliable and updated knowledge, through of carrying out various systematic educational actions. The MEN works in a coordinated manner with the provincial governments through the Federal Council of Education. The Council meets monthly and is made up of by representatives of the provincial governments, It is a space that has as objective to promote joint work between the nation and the provinces.

What is the commitment? The commitment consists of establishing a Federal Observatory of Implementation of the ESI with the purpose of collecting and systematizing information that allows the monitoring at the national and jurisdictional level of the implementation of Law No. 26,150 of Comprehensive Sexual Education, through different instruments. This space will have the participation of different social actors. Expected that the participants of the observatory are references of:
• Ministries of Education through the Federal Council of Education
• Bicameral commission created for this task
• Teachers' unions
• Students
• Civil society organizations
• Social movements (for example against the ESI)
• National Universities through their free chairs, related chairs with the axes of the ESI, university extension, etc.
The objectives of the Observatory will be:
• Advance in the deepening of the implementation of the ESI, especially in the axes that address the gender perspective and sexual diversity
• Inquire about the advances in the transversality of the ESI, that is, its meaning and the practices that sustain it in educational institutions
• Monitor the progress of the proposal of ESI school referents in the schools
The expected results should be interpreted based on the characteristics of each jurisdiction for the case of the files, in particular with regard to the characteristics of each education system in terms of, for example, the number of educational establishments, school agents and enrollment size, among others. In turn, it is expected to have the systematization of experiences that civil society and higher-level educational institutions are implementing.

How will this contribute to solving the problem? The creation of the ESI Implementation Observatory is intended to be a participatory, federal, multi-agency, transversal and intersectional space, dedicated to research and monitoring. The proposal is to collect experiences and gather information to account for the actions that are being carried out to promote and strengthen the implementation of the ESI; as well as to identify the vacancy areas and the spaces for improvement to ensure that compliance with the right is made effective. It will seek to produce and collect evidence that accounts for the actions that are implemented to ensure the implementation of the ESI, as well as to identify the gaps and areas for improvement to achieve compliance with the objectives of the Law.
1. The bimonthly meetings with the different actors of the Observatory with actors of civil society and government entities will contribute to the coordination of actions, monitoring and information management in a participatory way and plural and jointly design diversified strategies.
2. Annual publication of data to account for progress in implementation of the ESI in the different jurisdictions, and thus be able to strengthen the transparency of public policy and also expand the mechanisms that allow guaranteeing the extension of the law.
3. Publication of information on the jurisdictional file ESI 2020 will allow to give account of the actions carried out throughout the country and also design policies and specific strengthening strategies according to needs and courses of each province and / or region.
4. The Investigations will provide qualitative data in order to constitute a state of the art in the subject as well as contribute to the systematization of the experiences carried out at the national level, the impact and also collaborate in the design of future actions.

How is this commitment relevant to values of OGP? Commitment is relevant to transparency. Promotes the transparency of the performance of national and jurisdictional governments, accountability for their actions, citizen participation, collaboration with other actors of civil society.

Additional Information Actions promoted by the National Comprehensive Sex Education Program are intended for children and young people of the national educational system, which they attend public establishments of state or private management, from the initial level up to the higher level of teacher training and non-university technical education. The normative plexus that sustains the ESI, added to the demands of the organizations social and international agreements that our country has committed to comply with; leads us to revalue the task of producing knowledge about the development and implementation of the ISS throughout our territory through monitoring instruments. In addition to having the funds assigned by revolving funds at the jurisdictional level, a fund will be established for the management and organization of the actions. The commitment will be linked to all the objectives set out in the Declaration of Chapadmalal signed by the CFE. To guarantee the follow-up, accompaniment and pedagogical support during the ASPO, the MINISTRY OF EDUCATION OF THE NATION is working centrally in supporting the jurisdictions through the reorientation of the Educational Planning policy. In this sense, the program "WE CONTINUE EDUCATING" was included. (Resolution 106/20) where one of its guidelines is to include an objective 0 to the educational planning matrix. The same raises from its writing: "Develop Jurisdictional actions for the fulfillment of the objectives of the Program “We continue to educate”. Provincial actions have been established in the planning jurisdictional, in order to contribute to the continuity of the activities of teaching in all contexts, and guaranteeing access to official content for the ESI. It is linked to Goal 4 SDG through:
• Show the relevance of the international educational agenda (SDG 4) for the country
• Develop, from the context of one's own responsibilities, the capacity to analyze and interpret the public policies of comprehensive sexuality education based on evidence through a sectoral analysis
To achieve the full implementation of ESI requires understanding the multiplicity of sectors, actors and actresses that are involved in this public policy: State national and jurisdictional; educational establishments of all levels, modalities and types of management; management teams, teachers and other school agents; students; families, and the community in general; and a strong articulation with the health sector, gender, social development, sports and other government agencies involved.15 years after the enactment of the Law, we understand that the challenge is to install the existence institutional referents and jurisdictional technical teams that promote the actions derived from the Law

Activity and deliverable product Start End
17.1 Bimonthly meetings of the Observatory with stakeholders of civil society and government entities. November 2020 September 2022
17.2 Annual publication of open data on the implementation of the ESI. June 2021 June 2022
17.3 Publication of information on the ESI 2020 jurisdictional file of all the provinces where it is investigated the actions of the ESI jurisdictional teams. (Indicators will be included on: training actions in ESI, ESI materials, National Day "Educating in Equality: Prevention and eradication of gender violence ”(Law 27,234), technical assistance in ESI. June 2021 June 2022
17.4 Publication of a printed map and its distribution in indigenous communities and civil society, as well as implementation of a wider dissemination plan. July 2020 December 2020
17.5 Qualitative research on progress in the implementation of the ESI in the jurisdictions. October 2021 June 2022


Commitments

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    AR0079, 2019, Access to Information

  2. Interactive Map for Information about Indigenous People

    AR0080, 2019, Capacity Building

  3. Budget Transparency

    AR0081, 2019, Access to Information

  4. Opening of Information in the Public Works Contracting System

    AR0082, 2019, Access to Information

  5. Legal Needs Survey

    AR0083, 2019, Access to Information

  6. Public Information on Human Trafficking

    AR0084, 2019, Access to Information

  7. Publishing Water and Sanitation Data

    AR0085, 2019, E-Government

  8. Transparency of the National Judicial Council

    AR0086, 2019, Access to Information

  9. Transparent Recommendations of the General Audit Office

    AR0087, 2019, Anti-Corruption

  10. Federal Penitentiary Diagnosis

    AR0088, 2019, Access to Information

  11. Active Transparency Initiative

    AR0089, 2019, Access to Information

  12. Federal Program on Open Government

    AR0090, 2019, Capacity Building

  13. Federalization of the Micaela Law

    AR0091, 2019, Capacity Building

  14. Gender Disaggregated Employment Data

    AR0092, 2019, Access to Information

  15. Systematize Information About Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies

    AR0093, 2019, Capacity Building

  16. Open Congress Action Plan

    AR0094, 2019, Open Parliaments

  17. Monitoring of comprehensive sexual education program

    AR0095, 2019, Access to Information

  18. Design Open Congress action plan

    AR0096, 2019, E-Government

  19. Opening of Information on the Selection Process of Judges

    AR0035, 2017, Access to Justice

  20. Opening of Public Information on Disciplinary Procedures for Judges

    AR0036, 2017, Access to Information

  21. Second Stage of Portal "Datos.Jus.Gov.Ar"

    AR0037, 2017, Access to Information

  22. Open in the Change Process Files to Open Government

    AR0038, 2017, Access to Information

  23. Bring the Budget to Citizens: Bill Diffusion Budget and Monitoring Public Policy Priority

    AR0039, 2017, E-Government

  24. Integrated Mining Information System

    AR0040, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  25. Productive Data Portal

    AR0041, 2017, Access to Information

  26. Platform on Climate Change: Information Transparency and Action

    AR0042, 2017, Access to Information

  27. Implementation of Data Standard for Open Procurement (EDCA)

    AR0043, 2017, Access to Information

  28. Opening Information Gender Equity in Science and Technology for Influencing Public Politics

    AR0044, 2017, Access to Information

  29. Starred commitment Opening Data from the National Congress

    AR0045, 2017, Access to Information

  30. Transparency and Participation in Health Policy: Implementation of Mechanisms to Prevent Conflicts of Interest

    AR0046, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  31. Deepening the Openness and Transparency of Information Related to Procurement and Contracting of PAMI

    AR0047, 2017, Access to Information

  32. Elaboration of a Bill Funding of Political Parties

    AR0048, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  33. Monitoring of the National Action Plan for the Prevention, Assistance and Eradication of Violence Against Women 2017-2019

    AR0049, 2017, Access to Information

  34. Publication of Audit Recommendations in Argentine Prisons

    AR0050, 2017, Access to Information

  35. Strengthening the Regime of Financial Disclosure Reports and Interest

    AR0051, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  36. Proactive Publication of Reports and Audits by the Office of the Comptroller General

    AR0052, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  37. Capacity Building in the Analysis of Public Accounts for Specific Actors

    AR0053, 2017, E-Government

  38. National Board of the Priority Projects of the Ministry of Modernization

    AR0054, 2017, E-Government

  39. Improving the Mechanism of Popular Initiative

    AR0055, 2017, Fiscal Openness

  40. Practical Training on Open Government

    AR0056, 2017, Capacity Building

  41. Participatory Development of a National Plan for Equal Opportunities

    AR0057, 2017, Gender

  42. Promotion of Mechanisms to Engage Civil Society in the Audit Cycle

    AR0058, 2017, Access to Information

  43. Opening Spaces for Discussion and Training on the Electoral Process in Argentina

    AR0059, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  44. Public Consultation for the Generation of Statistical Data on Education

    AR0060, 2017, Capacity Building

  45. Strengthening the Area of ​​Citizen Participation "Commitment to Education"

    AR0061, 2017, E-Government

  46. Citizen Participation in the Cycle of Cultural Policies Home Programs History and Culture of the Bicentennial

    AR0062, 2017, E-Government

  47. Perceptions and Representations of People with Disabilities on Service Institutions

    AR0063, 2017, Capacity Building

  48. Bureau of Policy Dialogue Habitat

    AR0064, 2017, E-Government

  49. Young Guide

    AR0065, 2017, E-Government

  50. Innovation Lab for Guaranteeing Rights Bodies and External Control

    AR0066, 2017, Capacity Building

  51. Technology and Electoral Process

    AR0067, 2017, Anti-Corruption

  52. Promotion and Strengthening Policies of Open Government in the Municipalities of the Province

    AR0068, 2017, Access to Information

  53. Starred commitment Open Urban Observatory Works: Accountability and Citizen Participation

    AR0069, 2017, Access to Information

  54. Platform Linking Civil Organizations and the Provincial Government

    AR0070, 2017, Capacity Building

  55. Strengthening Open Government Policies: to Promote Citizen Participation in Chubut

    AR0071, 2017, Capacity Building

  56. Institutionalization of Open Government Policies in the Province of Córdoba

    AR0072, 2017, Access to Information

  57. Collaborative Network Between Civil Society Organizations and State

    AR0073, 2017, E-Government

  58. Expanding Ecosystem of Access to Information in the Municipalities

    AR0074, 2017, Access to Information

  59. Strengthening Policies Open Data in Municipalities of the Province of Mendoza

    AR0075, 2017, Access to Information

  60. Participatory Platform for Citizen Protection

    AR0076, 2017, E-Government

  61. Participatory Preparation of a Draft Open Government Act Provincial

    AR0077, 2017, Legislation & Regulation

  62. Opening Information Service Justice

    AR0078, 2017, Access to Information

  63. State Capabilities in Open Government

    AR0020, 2015, Capacity Building

  64. Public Data Portal

    AR0021, 2015, Access to Information

  65. Participatory Policies for People with Disabilities

    AR0022, 2015, Capacity Building

  66. Advertising Rules

    AR0023, 2015, Access to Information

  67. Open University

    AR0024, 2015, Access to Information

  68. New Commitments in Average

    AR0025, 2015, Public Participation

  69. Roundtable

    AR0026, 2015, Local Commitments

  70. Social Security Statistics

    AR0027, 2015, Access to Information

  71. Federalization of Open Government Practices

    AR0028, 2015, Capacity Building

  72. Pilot Platform Public Nformation

    AR0029, 2015, Access to Information

  73. Platform "Justice 2020"

    AR0030, 2015, Access to Information

  74. Map Support

    AR0031, 2015, E-Government

  75. Virtual Networking Unit Technology

    AR0032, 2015, E-Government

  76. Virtual Technological Linkage Unit - Data Management

    AR0033, 2015, Access to Information

  77. Transparency of Information

    AR0034, 2015, Access to Information

  78. Digital Signature

    AR0001, 2013, E-Government

  79. Argentine Public Software

    AR0002, 2013, E-Government

  80. National Program for Critical Infrastructure Information and Cyber ​​Security (ICIC) and Internet Sano

    AR0003, 2013, Capacity Building

  81. Electronic Procurement System

    AR0004, 2013, Anti-Corruption

  82. Despapelización

    AR0005, 2013, E-Government

  83. Expansion of the Ict Survey (ENTIC)

    AR0006, 2013, Capacity Building

  84. Creating a Public Data Portal

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  85. Best Practices Manual Open Government

    AR0008, 2013,

  86. New Procedures Portal

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  87. State Map

    AR0010, 2013, Capacity Building

  88. Link Training Plan and Those Responsible for Access to Information Public

    AR0011, 2013, Capacity Building

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    AR0012, 2013, Access to Information

  90. Bill to Reform the Judiciary

    AR0013, 2013, Access to Information

  91. Federalization of the Working Groups of the Digital Agenda

    AR0014, 2013, E-Government

  92. Open Government National Event

    AR0015, 2013, Access to Information

  93. Hackathon Public Data

    AR0016, 2013, Capacity Building

  94. Encouraging Participation Mechanisms Provided by Decree 1172-1104

    AR0017, 2013, Access to Information

  95. Regulation of Law 26654

    AR0018, 2013, Capacity Building

  96. Improved Commitment Letter Citizen Program

    AR0019, 2013, Capacity Building

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