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...
Oct 16, 2019 Learning & Reflections

Gates Open Research: A360’s learning and partnership with Ethiopia’s Health Extension Program

In Ethiopia, A360's Smart Start supports the Health Extension Program to “catch-up” by serving all married girls aged 15-19 and their...
Oct 14, 2019 Resources - Presentations and Publications

The Case of Smart Start in Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, and beyond, Adolescents 360 (A360) is on a mission to crack the code for adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health...