Ekua Yankah

Adjunct Lecturer

Ekua Yankah is an Afro-German social scientist and activist who has been working as an independent consultant for various United Nations agencies since 2010. From 2007-2010 she was a Programme Specialist with UNESCO headquarters in Paris where she established UNESCO's Global Programme on Sexuality Education. In 2015 she was appointed an adjunct lecturer in the Centre for Social Research in Health at UNSW, where she works with Peter Aggleton.

Publications

Book Chapters
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Yankah E; Aggleton P, 2018, 'Reconceptualising Sexuality Education in the Wake of the HIV, Ebola and Zika Epidemics', in Sanjakdar F; Kam Tuck-Yip A (ed.), Critical Pedagogy, Sexuality Education and Young People, Peter Lang, New York, pp. 65 - 82, http://dx.doi.org/10.3726/b11365
2018
Aggleton PJ; Yankah E, 2016, 'The Manufacture of Consensus: The Development of United Nations Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education', in Allen L; Ramussen ML (ed.), The Palgrave Handbook of Sexuality Education, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. 53 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-40033-8_3
2016
Yankah E, 2015, 'International Frameworks for Sexuality Education', in Ponzetti J (ed.), Evidence Based Approaches to Sexuality Education: A Global Perspective, Routledge, London
2015
Conference Papers
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Yankah E, 2017, 'COMPREHENSIVE SEXUALITY EDUCATION: ORIGINS, EVIDENCE AND THE FUTURE', in JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE, WILEY, pp. E215 - E216, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000424205700022&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2017
Birdthistle I; Dringus S; Knight L; Yankah E; Idele P; Suzuki C; Nguyen L; Kasedde S, 2012, 'The state of the national response to prevent HIV among young people: a review of national reporting in 20 high-prevalence countries', in JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD, pp. 274 - 275, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000310588200532&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
2012
Cottrell S; Richardson R; Lewis S; Yankah E; Chambers M, 2005, 'Use of contrast echocardiography: A review of clinical data using a systematic approach', in VALUE IN HEALTH, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, pp. A97 - A97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1098-3015(10)67441-4
2005
Myers JL; Domkowski PW; Yankah E; Wang Y; Hopkins RA, 1999, 'Pulsatile hemodynamic analysis reveals subtle alterations in the energetics of cryopreserved sheep aortic valves homografts', in FASEB JOURNAL, FEDERATION AMER SOC EXP BIOL, pp. A488 - A488, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000082033302814&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
1999
Hendrickson R; Redmond EM; Yankah E; Cahill PA; Sitzmann JV, 1998, 'Pulsatile flow regulates cyclooxygenase in vascular smooth muscle cells co-cultured with endothelial cells.', in FASEB JOURNAL, FEDERATION AMER SOC EXP BIOL, pp. A385 - A385, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000076006402230&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
1998
Journal articles
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Yankah E; Mohamed O; Wringe A; Afaneh O; Saleh M; Speed O; Hémono R; Relyea B; Ibrahim M; Sandhu J; Scott J, 2020, 'Feasibility and acceptability of mobile phone platforms to deliver interventions to address gender-based violence among Syrian adolescent girls and young women in Izmir, Turkey', Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, vol. 15, pp. 133 - 143, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17450128.2019.1687965
2020
Wringe A; Yankah E; Parks T; Mohamed O; Saleh M; Speed O; Hémono R; Relyea B; Ibrahim M; Sandhu JS; Scott J, 2019, 'Altered social trajectories and risks of violence among young Syrian women seeking refuge in Turkey: A qualitative study', BMC Women's Health, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12905-019-0710-9
2019
Aggleton PJ; Bhana D; Clarke D; Crewe M; Race K; Yankah E, 2018, 'HIV Education: Reflections on the Past, Priorities for the Future', AIDS Education and Prevention, vol. 30, pp. 254 - 266, http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/aeap.2018.30.3.254
2018
Yankah EN, 2016, 'The failure of ''rights'' in racial justice: Comments on from slave abuse to hate crime by Ely Aaronson', Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies, vol. 14, pp. 192 - 203, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jrls/jlw012
2016
Clarke, D ; Yankah E; Aggleton, P , 2015, 'Life Skills-Based HIV Education: Some Virtues and Errors', Sex Education: sexuality, society and learning, vol. 15, pp. 597 - 612, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14681811.2015.1050090
2015
Ingham R; Kantor L; Yankah E, 2014, 'Editorial introduction', Sex Education, vol. 14, pp. 471 - 472, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14681811.2014.934445
2014
Aggleton P; Clarke D; Crewe M; Kippax SC; Parker R; Yankah E, 2012, 'Educating about HIV: prevention, impact mitigation and care', AIDS, vol. 26, pp. 1215 - 1222, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283536bc5
2012
Aggleton P; Yankah E; Crewe M, 2011, 'Education and HIV/AIDS-30 years on', AIDS Education and Prevention, vol. 23, pp. 495 - 507, http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/aeap.2011.23.6.495
2011
Tang KC; Nutbeam D; Aldinger C; St Leger L; Bundy D; Hoffmann AM; Yankah E; McCall D; Buijs G; Arnaout S; Morales S; Robinson F; Torranin C; Drake L; Abolfotouh M; Whitman CV; Meresman S; Odete C; Joukhadar AH; Avison C; Wright C; Huerta F; Munodawafa D; Nyamwaya D; Heckert K, 2009, 'Schools for health, education and development: A call for action', Health Promotion International, vol. 24, pp. 68 - 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapro/dan037
2009
Maxwell C; Aggleton P; Warwick I; Yankah E; Hill V; Mehmedbegović D, 2008, 'Supporting children's emotional wellbeing and mental health in England: A review', Health Education, vol. 108, pp. 272 - 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/09654280810884160
2008
Yankah E; Aggleton P, 2008, 'Effects and effectiveness of life skills education for HIV prevention in young people', AIDS Education and Prevention, vol. 20, pp. 465 - 485, http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/aeap.2008.20.6.465
2008
Driscoll AK; Biggs MA; Brindis CD; Yankah E, 2001, 'Adolescent Latino reproductive health: A review of the literature', Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, vol. 23, pp. 255 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0739986301233001
2001
Hendrickson RJ; Okada SS; Cahill PA; Yankah E; Sitzmann JV; Redmond EM, 1999, 'Ethanol inhibits basal and flow-induced vascular smooth muscle cell migration in vitro', Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 84, pp. 64 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1006/jsre.1999.5605
1999
Hendrickson RJ; Cappadona C; Yankah EN; Sitzmann JV; Cahill PA; Redmond EM, 1999, 'Sustained pulsatile flow regulates endothelial nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase expression in co-cultured vascular endothelial and smooth muscle cells', Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, vol. 31, pp. 619 - 629, http://dx.doi.org/10.1006/jmcc.1998.0898
1999
Myers JL; Wizorek JJ; Myers AK; Yankah E; Pettit MT; Kouretas PC; Dalton HJ; Wang Y; Hopkins RA, 1996, 'Pulmonary arterial endothelial dysfunction potentiates hypercapnic vasoconstriction and alters the response to inhaled nitric oxide', Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol. 62, pp. 1677 - 1684, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0003-4975(96)00678-9
1996
Reports
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UNESCO , 2010, Levers of success: case studies of national sexuality education programmes.
2010
UNESCO ; UNAIDS , 2009, International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education Volume 2
2009
Kirby, D ; Ecker, N ; Gordon, P , 2009, International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education
2009
UNESCO ; UNAIDS ; UNFPA ; UNICEF ; WHO , 2009, International Technical Guidance on Sexuality Education Volume 1
2009
UNESCO , 2008, EDUCAIDS Resource Pack
2008