IntHEC

Health, Education and Community Integration: Evidence-based Strategies to increase equity, integration and effectiveness of reproductive health services for poor communities in sub-Saharan Africa

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Contract/Grant agreement number
: 242173
EC contribution
: € 2,750,000.00
Duration
: 48 months
Starting date
: 01/03/2010
Keywords
: reproductive health, integration, equity, health, education, community, partnership, adolescents
Project web-site
: http://www.inthec.org

The effectiveness of adolescent reproductive health (ARH) programmes in health and education sectors and the wider community in sub-Saharan Africa is limited by adverse prevailing cultural norms and practices and by poor programme integration. IntHEC aims to promote equitable RH service provision and improve its uptake and effectiveness.

The project will conduct a situation analysis of existing ARH programmes in Tanzania and Niger and then develop and implement an innovative package of interventions.


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