Oct 27, 2020 Learning & Reflections

Part 2: Takeaways from Testing Prototypes… Remotely

This is part two of our series on A360 Ethiopia's experience designing and testing Smart Start's adaptation for in-school girls. Read...
Oct 27, 2020 Learning & Reflections

Part 1: Prototyping in a Pandemic

This is part one of our series on A360 Ethiopia's experience designing and testing Smart Start's adaptation for in-school girls. Read part...
Sep 16, 2020 Resources - Presentations and Publications

Learnings since A360’s 2018 Mid-Term Evaluation

As a learning project, PSI's flagship adolescent sexual and reproductive health program, Adolescents 360 (A360) used its external 2018...
Aug 18, 2020 Resources - Presentations and Publications

Technical Briefs: The Case of A360

Adolescents 360 (A360) launched in 2016 with the goal of increasing demand for, and voluntary uptake of modern contraception among girls...
Jun 25, 2020 Learning & Reflections

GAC Awards PSI and MSI $CAD 19.7M to Bring Smart Start to 500K+ Ethiopian Girls

Our commitment has guided our work since day one: serving consumers – at scale – with the tools to take charge of their lives. And with...
Jun 23, 2020 Learning & Reflections - Mozambique

A Demographic Match-Up

In northern Mozambique, PSI’s Vale a Pena team faced a tall task: making contraception relevant to rural married girls aged 10-19 who,...
Feb 27, 2020 Learning & Reflections - Failures

18 Months of Learning Since A360’s Midterm Evaluation

As part of our routine reflection and learning, we’ve convened to consider our inroads, failures and persistent gaps in the 18 months...
Feb 24, 2020 Voices From the Field - Ethiopia

School First, Baby Later

Eshe and Kofi just got married. Now, the pressure is on. Their families expect them to have a baby right away. The couple has other...
Feb 20, 2020 Learning & Reflections

In Ethiopia, We’re Going to Scale — Nationwide

Through RISE, the Ethiopian Ministry of Health, with an investment from the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation and with technical...
Nov 14, 2019 Learning & Reflections

Why Melinda Gates Sees Contraception as a Stepping Stone for Girls’ Dreams  

“All of these girls told me they want to be mothers—and they want to be good ones,” tweeted Melinda Gates on the heels of her...