What Works in Youth and Health?

Starting with the health sector, YouthPower Learning has been gathering information on what works in youth programming. Building on the work done by Interagency Youth Working Group (IYWG), YouthPower Learning has updated and expanded this compendium of knowledge intended to provide information regarding a broad range of youth health topics (explore the topics below). The resources listed under each topic include a selection of documents that provide a quick overview of available useful evidence in PYD.

Gender

Adolescent Boys
Adolescent Girls
Gender
Gender-based Violence
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered and Intersex (LGBTI) Youth
 

Family Planning and Reproductive Health

Adolescent Pregnancy
Contraceptive Use and Options
Multiple and Concurrent Partnerships
Non-consensual Sex
Post-Abortion Care
Young People Living With HIV

Education

Out of School Youth
Peer Education
Sexuality and Life Skills Education
 

Youth Environment

Community Involvement
Faith-based Programs for Youth
Parents of Youth
 

Substance Abuse

Alcohol
Injecting Drug Use

 

Other

Child, Early and Forced Marriage
Humanitarian Settings
Integration of Services
Livelihoods
Orphans and Vulnerable Children
Technology
Very Young Adolescents
Youth Participation
Mental Health