The goal of this compendium is to answer critical questions that move forward USAID’s mission of supporting (a) the adoption of evidence-based practices in adolescent- and youth-friendly HIV care and services to help at-risk adolescents (ages 10–19 years) and youth (ages 15–24 years) stay HIV-fre
Adolescents (ages 10–19) and youth (ages 15–24) bear a disproportionate share of the HIV burden, especially in sub-Saharan Africa.
The report is based on six months of consultations with adolescent girls and young women around the world. It calls for sustained investment in women-led partnerships and civil society in order to advance gender equality and meet the ambitious targets set in the Sustainable Development Goals.
A demographic dividend can occur during a window of opportunity created by reductions in child mortality and a demographic shift to fewer dependent people relative to working-age individuals.
Investment in the capabilities of the world's 1·2 billion adolescents is vital to the UN's Sustainable Development Agenda.
This research brief describes two evidence-generation efforts undertaken by the Evidence to Action Project (E2A), of which IntraHealth is a partner, and Kenyatta University, along with support from Pathfinder International, Kenya, from 2015-2016.
Le présent Plan stratégique sante des adolescents et des jeunes 2015-2020 est un document sectoriel du Burkina Faso à portée nationale qui a pour objectif principal de réduire la mortalité et les morbidités chez les adolescents et les jeunes du Burkina Faso d’ici 2020.
El objetivo de este análisis es conocer a profundidad cómo las leyes y políticas afectan el acceso de adolescentes y jóvenes a información y servicios de salud sexual reproductiva (SSR) y al virus de inmunodeficiencia humana (VIH).
School closures may delay the epidemic peak of the next inﬂuenza pandemic, but whether school closure can delay the peak until pandemic vaccine is ready to be deployed is uncertain.
The Adolescent Girls Empowerment Program (AGEP) in rural and urban Zambia aims to build social, health, and economic assets of adolescent girls. A safe spaces component is at the core of AGEP.