The Intersection of Economic Empowerment and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health. YouthLens #37

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Interagency Youth Working Group
Publication Date: 
May, 2013

Addressing young people’s economic vulnerability has been cited as a promising strategy for improving their sexual and reproductive health (SRH). This brief reviews various types of “economic empowerment” approaches, discusses some promising programs and talks about next steps for this relatively new topic of the intersection of economic empowerment and youth SRH.
 

Topic: 
Enterprise Development
Gender
Regions: 
Global