she’s at the center, every step of the way
We are reimagining how adolescents access contraception—with her, for her in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Nigeria, and beyond.Learn More
A360’s Smart Start introduces targeted financial messaging designed to help adolescent rural girls aged 15-19 and their husbands plan for the families, and lives, that they want.Learn More
A360’s Kuwa Mjanja delivers entrepreneurial skills and contraceptive counseling sessions—tailored to and delightfully branded for the unique needs of the 15-19-year-old girls we serve.Learn More
In Northern Nigeria, Matasa Matan Arewa, the first replication of A360’s blueprint, reaches married girls aged 15-19 and their husbands through maternal and child health and skills building classes. These serve entry points to reach couples with contraceptive counseling, where they are and how they say they need.Learn More
In Southern Nigeria and in parts of Northern Nigeria, A360’s 9ja Girls provides unmarried girls aged 15-19 with a platform to gain the skills and knowledge to know that their lives are theirs to make.Learn More
aged 15-19 who interact with A360 Tanzania voluntarily opt for a long-acting method (LARC), a number that exceeds Tanzania’s national average of 20% LARC uptake among the same age group. (Source: DHS)Learn More
Adolescents 360’s programmatic blueprint provides a practical guide for how to work with and for young people to drive youth-powered sexual and reproductive health breakthroughs.
This technical brief analyzes A360’s strategy and lessons learned to date, presenting a case study of the A360 experience in Tanzania, and offering considerations for similar AYSRH implementation in future settings.
Learnings & Reflections
This International Women’s Day, join us in dialogue as we explore the topics Sisi Nanasi prompts us to consider: namely, what does it mean to be a young person who can achieve their dream? And how can contraception bring us all closer toward reaching our life goals?
In Mozambique, adolescent girls and boys navigate a complex web of socio-cultural barriers barring them from accessing reproductive health services — where, when and how they want. Resolving this gap requires addressing contextual and systemic market failures.
Through UK Aid funding, Vale-a-Pena is applying the A360 approach in Mozambique: proving that by putting girls at the center of AYSRH program design, we can better how to position contraception as relevant & accessible for adolescent girls, today.
Viewing girls’ whole selves serves the launch pad for change—and the fundamental base to deliver effective contraceptive counseling. That’s the bread and butter of A360’s approach. Learn more: A360LearningHub.org.