Project Example

BA Zambia Implementation Package: Adolescent Wellness Days: A Toolkit for Implementors

This package is part of a set of implementation packages designed by the Breakthrough ACTION Zambia team.

Ishibeni Utuntu, or Adolescent Wellness Days, is an integrated package designed to address the following problems:

  • Adolescents want to avoid HIV and unintended pregnancy but do not use condoms
  • Adolescents want to avoid unintended pregnancy but do not use modern contraceptives
  • Adolescents who engage in risky sex do not get screened and tested regularly for HIV
  • Adolescents want to prevent malaria but do not sleep under insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) every night

Source: Breakthrough ACTION/Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs

Date of Publication: October 20, 2020