In collaboration with the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, the African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) will undertake a study, I-LEARN, to provide an understanding of the major causes of teenage pregnancy in Malawi. It aims to identify best practices and interventions to prevent teenage pregnancy among girls and provide policy and programme recommendations to address these issues.
How change will happen
We will begin with evidence synthesis (review of interventions; secondary data analysis) to inform our evidence generation work (focus group discussions; key informant interviews). From our activities, we will derive recommendations to promote the implementation of evidence-informed policies and programmes to address teenage pregnancy among girls in school in Malawi.
We will undertake: