HealthPhone: Adolescent Reproductive and Sexual Health (ARSH)
Understanding and Delivering to Address Adolescent Needs (UDAAN)
This documentary aims to document the best practices, lessons learned and recommendations developed over the course of IFPS Project's and ITAP's work on adolescent reproductive and sexual health project in Uttarakhand such that these experiences will offer guidelines for future initiatives related to adolescent reproductive health in India and around the world. the films highlight the achievements of numerous state and district partners who played an integral role in the design and implementation of the adolescent health programs.
Making healthcare services accessible and acceptable to adolescents in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh
Understanding and delivering to address adolescent needs (UDAAN) (Uttarakhand)
• Reached out to 50,000 adolescents and 8065 adolescents accessed adolescent friendly health services at adolescent friendly counseling centers and health camps.
• Established 27 adolescent friendly counseling centers at the block level and 405 functional adolescent friendly clubs at the village level.
The Innovations in Family Planning Services (IFPS) Technical Assistance Project (ITAP) implemented by Palladium and facilitated multi-sectoral dialogue, strategic information analysis and use, in-country capacity building and implementation assistance to the government of India and three northern states in improving family planning indicators in the country. A major thrust for ITAP was to develop, design, demonstrate, document, and disseminate innovative public-private partnership (PPP) models and financing strategies that reach the poor and vulnerable communities with family planning services. The project piloted six innovative and scalable PPP models in three states of North India (Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jharkhand) from 2005-2012.
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