Reducing Gender Inequities to Improve Very Young Adolescents’ Health and Well-being Across the Life Course


Gender inequities are key determinants of health among adolescents and adults, particularly related to reproductive health, gender-based violence, and mental health. These inequities are shaped by gender norms and social expectations placed on boys and girls from a young age. In particular, very young adolescence (10–14 years old) is a time when societal gender norms […]