she’s at the center, every step of the way
Across Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Kenya, A360 is scaling girl-centered contraceptive programs—with girls and government at the fore.Learn More
In Ethiopia, 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. Through RISE, we, alongside the Ethiopian Ministry of Health, are taking Smart Start to scale through the country’s primary healthcare system– bringing Smart Start to 1 million girls by 2025.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 reaches married girls aged 15-19 and their husbands through maternal and child health and skills building classes. These serve as 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
Adolescents 360 has transitioned to its next phase: A360. Now through 2025, we're supporting health systems to integrate girl-centered approaches into policies and practice.Learn More
The Case of Matasa Matan Arewa in Northern Nigeria
How can adolescent contraceptive programs balance delivering life skills and contraceptive services in a setting where contraception is stigmatized, and husbands hold most of the decision-making power? This technical brief explores.
Learnings since A360’s 2018 Mid-Term Evaluation
This technical brief captures what we learned and how we pivoted following our external 2018 mid-term evaluation.
Technical Briefs: The Case of A360
A collection of Adolescents 360’s technical briefs presenting case studies of A360’s approach, impact and applicable learnings across A360 countries.
Introducing the A360 Open Source, a treasure chest of learnings and tools that you can apply as we work, together, to drive youth-powered sexual and reproductive health breakthroughs. It's all just a click away.Explore
Learnings & Reflections
Supporting Girls’ Ability to Achieve Their Dreams
In Nigeria, A360 Young Designer Seun Taylor is helping to disrupt the status quo for adolescent contraceptive access. Here’s how.
DIGITAL INCLUSION: SMART START JOB AID GOES DIGITAL TO IMPROVE EFFECTIVENESS AND CONSISTENCY BACKGROUND PSI Ethiopia developed innovative digital health tools to meet client’s health needs. Smart Start, an intervention that uses financial planning as a “hook” to discuss and counsel rural adolescent girls, young women and couples on family planning in Ethiopia, is going … Continue reading DIGITAL INCLUSION
Press release: External Evaluation Joint Management Response
The summative report for the external evaluation of A360’s first investment phase was published on 8 November 2022, alongside A360’s management response. This summative report and management response reflect a year and half of deep exploration, dialogue, and reflection. We want to acknowledge the tremendous work that has been done to get to this point. … Continue reading Press release: External Evaluation Joint Management Response