Publications on Adolescent pregnancy

This report presents an update on the current situation of pregnancies among girls less than 18 years of age and adolescents 15-19 years of age. The report also covers trends during the last 10 years and variations...

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Adolescence is a time of great change and growth, when young people are negotiating a range of influences, including religious ones. Strategies, including work on sexual and reproductive health, which seek to support...

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This report is a clarion call to decision makers, parents, communities and to the world to end child marriage. It documents the current scope, prevalence and inequities associated with child marriage and highlights...

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This is the first annual report of the Joint Programme, whose objective is to contribute to a 40 per cent reduction of the practice among girls aged 0-15 years in key countries, with at least one country declared free...

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This report documents progress during the third year of the Joint Programme.

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This information brief provides an overview of a UN joint programming framework for marginalized adolescent girls. The Task Force supports collaboration at country level—with government ministries, NGOs and women’s and...

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Whether they represent the richest or the poorest populations of the world, parliamentarians have the power to vote -- to adopt laws and policies that can make a world of difference in the life of a woman.

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This new publication summarizes discussions from the Eighth Roundtable on Communication for Development Roundtable (Managua, 2001) on strategies to meet the urgent challenge of HIV/AIDS.

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This publication highlights the importance of the ICPD Programme of Action, the "Cairo+5" discussions and subsequent experience and agreements as we mobilize to achieve the Millennium Development Goals.

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More than 1 billion girls and boys around the world are in their second decade of life. About 85 per cent of these young people live in developing countries. Young people face enormous challenges to learn, form...

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