Skip to content

Technical Briefs

PDF

Safeguarding the future: Giving priorities to the needs of adolescent and young mothers Living with HIV

Overview

This technical brief serves as a crucial resource for advancing global efforts to address the specific needs of adolescent and young mothers living with HIV. It highlights key programmatic examples and strategic actions implemented in sub-Saharan Africa, showcasing collaborative efforts involving governments, healthcare facilities, social services, communities, families, and the affected adolescent and young mothers themselves. These initiatives are designed to bridge the gap between HIV services tailored for adults and maternal health services, ensuring that this vulnerable population receives the necessary care and support. The examples presented in the brief offer valuable insights into the potential and ongoing lessons learned in various countries, facilitating a more focused and effective response to the challenges faced by adolescent and young mothers living with HIV.

Publication Year:

2021

Source | Publisher:

World Health Organization

Best Suited For:

Programs Team, Frontline Personnel

Latest:

|

Overview of Impact Evaluation

Impact evaluations are essential assessments that reveal the effects resulting from an intervention, encompassing programs, policies, and upstream initiatives like capacity building and policy advocacy. They extend their scope beyond initial goals and objectives to…

|

Engaging Men and Boys for Gender – Transformative WASH

Engaging men and boys is an exciting development in the WASH space; for too long our efforts to transform gender inequality focused too narrowly on women and girls, constraining our options to only half of…

Site Designed and Developed by 5by5 - A Change Agency