Adolescent pregnancy has been persistently high in sub-Saharan Africa, driven by poverty, lack of information and education, poor access to SRH services, cultural norms, peer pressure, sexual coercion and abuse. Adolescent pregnancies place women and girls at a greater disadvantage, jeopardizing their opportunities and health.
Co-hosted by RIATT-ESA and Save The Children Sweden Regional Hub, this webinar series explores the findings of the research and examines the implications for programmes and advocacy. Starting a dialogue that aims to inspire action in the promotion of universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights for all women and girls in Africa.
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