In developing countries, teenage girls have the best chance of succeeding later in life if they avoid unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections. Both directly impact the health of girls and force them out of school. A new working paper from Cameroon shows evidence that simply talking about HIV can reduce teen pregnancy.
Want to reduce teen pregnancy? Talk about HIV
Give a goat, save a girl from marriage
Want an effective way to prevent child marriages? Give families goats. Or chickens. New research from high-risk areas of Ethiopia…