Philippines

Learning & Teaching Materials
Learning & Teaching Materials | 2020

Comprehensive gender and health education for youth: instructional modules

The Commission on Population and Development and its implementing partners in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) developed a Comprehensive Gender and Health Education for Youth (CGHEY) Module which aims to educate the Muslim adolescents on critical information on gender a

Policies & Strategies
Policies & Strategies | 2020

Laws and policies impacting young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights in the Asia-Pacific region, 2020 update: legal and policy developments 2013-2020; country case studies

The country case studies are a supplement to the report, Young People and the Law: Laws and Policies Impacting Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the Asia-Pacific Region: 2020 Update, which provides a broad overview of whether countries in the Asia and Paci

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2020

Intersecting injustices: the links between social norms, access to sexual and reproductive health and rights, and violence against women and girls; a study from Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) and Caraga, Philippines

In the Philippines, poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH) of women and girls is a grave public health challenge: one in five girls is a mother by age 19, two-thirds of women are not using any form of birth control, and more than a third of women’s pregnancies are unwanted.