Human-centered design (HCD) is increasingly being applied in global health programs, but its application varies widely across projects, and its documentation is limited.
Family Planning and Reproductive Health
Empowerment of female adolescents, at the individual level, is thought to be an important factor associated with norms and health, but the Female Empowerment Index has not previously been used to explore empowerment in relation to specific health outcomes or behaviors.
This factsheet shares results from a targeted study to better understand which social and behavior change programming approaches are most effective for encouraging out-of-school youth ages 15 to 19 to adopt priority reproductive health and family planning behaviors.
These infographics draw on data and a programmatic research brief from the first phase of a Breakthrough RESEARCH behavioral sentinel surveillance (BSS) survey that has been completed in northwestern Nigeria.
In RISE II, the Resilience Food Security Activity partners use a variety of social and behavior change (SBC) approaches, including community mobilization, interpersonal communication through peer group activities, and mass media, to address priority health behaviors.
Breakthrough RESEARCH has conducted a study to monitor the Family Planning (FP) quality assurance branding campaign in Côte d’Ivoire called Confiance Totale.
Ce document nous donne une idée de qui influence la lutte contre le paludisme, l’amélioration de la santé maternelle, néonatale et infantile et l’utilisation des méthodes modernes de contraception Guinée en 2019.
Le projet Breakthrough ACTION s’est engagé à accompagner le service national de promotion de la santé dans l’analyse des capacités des acteurs du CSC dans les domaines du paludisme, la SMNI et la PF/SR. Cette analyse consiste d’une part, à partir d’un questionnaire, pour effectuer une évaluation rapide de la capacité de changement social et comportemental des principaux partenaires gouvernementaux, internationaux et locaux du MS.
The Rwanda Compass is a sister site to the Global Compass. It provides a curated collection of resources, materials and guidelines that have been designed for and implemented in Rwanda.
Breakthrough RESEARCH, with funding support from USAID/Philippines, has been working with De La Salle University’s Social Development Research Center (DLSU-SDRC) in Manila to gather evidence to determine the most effective ways to encourage out-of-school youth (OSY) aged 15 to 19 to adopt positive family planning and reproductive health behaviors.