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February 10, 2018

Beliefs and Practices of Somali Citizens Related to Child Protection and Gender

"Effective social change initiatives aimed at eliminating harmful practices and promoting gender equality require a granular understanding of how people perceive and talk about these issues. Yet in...

February 1, 2018

Diva Centres and Divine Divas

In Zambia, IDEO.org partnered with Marie Stopes International and the Hewlett Foundation to design the Diva Centres - a multi-touchpoint service that helps adolescent girls in urban Lusaka access the...

February 1, 2018

Diva Centres and Divine Divas

In Zambia, IDEO.org partnered with Marie Stopes International and the Hewlett Foundation to design the Diva Centres - a multi-touchpoint service that helps adolescent girls in urban Lusaka access the...

January 26, 2018

Académie de l’Artisanat - Helping Girls in Benin Take Control of their Reproductive Future and Their Financial Life

“As designers, we do research to get inspired. When we begin a project, we immerse ourselves in the lives of the people we’re designing for.”

January 26, 2018

Académie de l’Artisanat - Helping Girls in Benin Take Control of their Reproductive Future and Their Financial Life

“As designers, we do research to get inspired. When we begin a project, we immerse ourselves in the lives of the people we’re designing for.”

January 16, 2018

Children and Youth Advocacy in Africa: Context, Approaches and Lessons

"In many African countries, children and young people [(CYP)] have become critical stakeholders and advocates in achieving the 'child rights agenda'. In addition, the pervasiveness of social media...

January 11, 2018

Increasing Access to Contraceptive Information and Services for First-Time Mothers in Shinyanga District, Tanzania

"This technical brief describes the E2A Project [Evidence to Action for Strengthened Family Planning (FP) and Reproductive Health Services for Women and Girls Project]’s interventions for first-time...

January 10, 2018

Expanded Social Marketing Project in Nigeria (ESMPIN): Technical Briefs

"This technical brief presents key learnings, best practices and experiences from implementing the Expanded Social Marketing Project in Nigeria (ESMPIN) between April 2011 to August 2016." ESMPIN,...

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November 8, 2017

The Gender, Power and Justice Primer is a curated gender resource highlighting key gender statistics, global commitments, evidence, and promising...

October 27, 2017

“A safe space is a place where anyone can relax and be able to fully express themselves, without feeling uncomfortable, unwelcome, or unsafe...

October 26, 2017

“Of the 15 countries where the rate of child marriage is over 30 percent, nine are in West and Central Africa, with Niger having the highest...

October 11, 2017

“For decades, social and behavior change (SBC) has been used in family planning (FP) programs to positively influence behaviors around healthy...

October 10, 2017

This Toolkit brings together a collection of tools that are meant to support programme designers, implementers, donors, and policy makers to...

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