Monitoring and evaluation a pilot study for research on emergency contraceptive pills and pericoital methods, and coordinating submission of a clinical trial application for a pre-pilot phase in Kenya.
Integrating family planning and safe abortion services within universal health care and financing mechanisms to ensure access to quality reproductive health services.
Continuing to develop an interactive database of evidence and organizations working in the gender-and-education field to help the global community make informed investments and ensure better education results for girls, boys, and communities.
Undertaking biomedical and policy-relevant social and behavioral research to assess the immediate- and long-term impact of COVID-19
Building and strengthening networks for girl-centered programming that builds protective health, economic, cognitive, and social assets of the most off-track adolescent girls; implementing tools, conducting workshops, introducing technologies, and documenting experiences.
Capacity strengthening for adolescent programming using a pilot to improve adolescent girls’/boys’ transitions to adulthood through community-based girls’ and boys’ clubs, mentors and caregiver engagement, and regional institutional collaboration; providing a model for the region.
Providing Syrian refugees, especially the most-excluded, with learning programs—including content on reproductive health, social participation, cognitive skills development, and vital survival resources—and partnering with organizations via a global learning network and local communities of practice.
Generating evidence to accelerate evidence-based improvements in family planning and reproductive health policies and programs globally, and providing technical assistance for their application.
Studying the impact of climate change on employment, livelihoods, safety, health, housing, and access to basic services for women in rural and poor urban settings.
Establishing a COVID-19 cohort of adolescents and young adults to understand the impact of COVID-19 on violence, as well as how social, economic and health conditions are impacting the experience of violence in this population.