Economic empowerment for adolescent girls. Impacts on sexual and reproductive health outcomes.

Abstract

This paper presents the results of a literature review of evidence that supports the assertion that economically empowering girls can contribute to the prevention of certain outcomes such as early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation/cutting in developing country contexts.

Citation

Garcia Parra, C.; Holden, J. Economic empowerment for adolescent girls. Impacts on sexual and reproductive health outcomes. EPS PEAKS, UK (2014) 57 pp.

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