Peru

ISSUE: REDUCING TEEN PREGNANCY

CHANGE MODEL

Access: The "Now is the Time!" campaign highlights the impact of teen pregnancy on girls' education. By focusing on teens' access to reproductive health information and services, the campaign aims to help girls achieve life goals and stay in school.

KEY OBJECTIVES

  • Educate teens and parents on reproductive health
  • Reduce teen pregnancy
  • Increase girls’ school enrollment

OUTCOMES

Reproductive health education and life skills training introduced in 65 classrooms in indigenous communities:

  • The number of youth in Puno, Ucayali reporting health clinic usage doubled
  • New Ministry of Education certification created for teachers trained in facilitating film screenings

PARTNERS

  • 136

    Number of screenings
  • 2,769

    People Reached
  • 67

    Community facilitators trained