The ECOWAS Conference on Homegrown School Feeding, titled "Investing in Homegrown School Feeding to Strengthen Human Capital, Women's Economic Empowerment, and Contribute to Economic Development," served as a pivotal gathering of over 70 technical experts and government officials.
Cette étude à l’initiative de l’UNFPA, sur la santé et les droits sexuels et reproductifs des adolescentes au Mali, fait suite aux études conduites par Équilibres & Populations au Bénin, Niger et Togo.
Dans quelle situation est-il pertinent d’opter pour un dispositif d’éducation par les pairs? Comment mobiliser les enseignants sur les questions de santé sexuelle et reproductive? Comment utiliser les TIC pour mieux cibler les jeunes?
This research was conducted in March and April 2020 to explore children and young people’s reflections and perceptions on the COVID-19 outbreak.
Child marriage in West and Central Africa is one of the biggest challenges in the region and has enormous adverse effects on education, health, including sexual and reproductive health, and on the overall development of adolescents and youth.
This position paper presents several strong arguments about why it is imperative to address child marriage and adolescent pregnancy, if we want to succeed in harnessing the demographic dividend in West and Central Africa.
Girls are subject to child marriage, female genital mutilation and limited education and as such, are denied equality of opportunities.
This sourcebook documents and analyzes a range of government-led school meals programs to provide decision-makers and practitioners worldwide with the knowledge, evidence and good practice they need to strengthen their national school feeding efforts.
CONTEXT: Age at sexual debut, age at first marriage or first union and age at first birth are among the most widely used indicators of health and well-being for female adolescents.
This issue of the journal Waterlines looks at experiences of menstrual hygiene management in schools in a number of countries.