Entries by meeichild


What Works in Family Planning and Reproductive Health Part 2: Co-creating with Youth

Written by: Erin Portillo, Senior Program Officer, Breakthrough ACTION, Sophie Weiner, Program Officer, Knowledge SUCCESS, and Ruwaida Salem, Senior Program Officer, Knowledge SUCESS Knowledge SUCCESS is pleased to announce the second edition in a series that documents “What Works in Family Planning and Reproductive Health.” The series uses innovative design to present, in depth, essential […]


A Child Bride Reclaims Her Future

Written by: Lusayo Banda, Knowledge Management Officer, Breakthrough ACTION Soon after she got pregnant, Esnart Kazembe, only 17 years old, dropped out of school. Esnart’s story is far from rare in Malawi where 42% of girls are married by the time they are 18 and 9% married before they are 15. Esnart’s story started out […]


Empathways—Dealing a Winning Hand to Youth-Centered Health Services

Written by: Manya Dotson, Senior Technical Advisor, Jhpiego The Empathways card activity is so simple to use, it almost conducts itself. Empathways was originally designed to strengthen family planning service delivery by Breakthrough ACTION, a social and behavior change project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). It aims to increase health […]