Two New High-Impact Practices in Family Planning (HIPs) Publications
Adolescent-Friendly Contraceptive Services: Mainstreaming Adolescent-Friendly Elements Into Existing Contraceptive Services
What is the program enhancement that can intensify the impact of high impact practices in family planning?
Incorporate adolescent-friendly service delivery elements into existing contraceptive and health services.
This new brief focuses on the elements of AFCS that are typically implemented within a service delivery setting. It describes how mainstreaming AFCS can address key challenges for contraceptive programs, discusses the existing evidence of adolescent-friendly elements, outlines key issues for planning and implementation, and identifies knowledge gaps.
Also recently published, the accompanying Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young People: A Strategic Planning Guide is intended to lead program managers, planners, and decision-makers through a strategic process to identify the most effective and efficient investments for improving the sexual and reproductive health of young people. Download PDF
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