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This tool help users conduct a concise assessment of a partner organization’s (or potential partner’s) strengths and weaknesses, helping to identify areas where technical assistance will be needed to successfully implement a project.
Beginning with Sustainable Scale Up in Mind: Initial Results from a Population, Health, and Environment Project in East Africa
This paper shows how ExpandNet's approach to scale-up is being applied and the initial lessons from its use in the Health of People and Environment in the Lake Victoria Basin Project.
This practical guide presents evidence and example activities that serve as a resource for program implementers and planners working to prevent HIV among female sex workers (FSWs), men who have sex with men (MSM), and people who inject drugs (PWID).
This technical update describes Pathfinder’s framework for combination HIV prevention with key affected populations and its application in Coast province since 2011.
This toolkit was created to engage adolescents and adults to transform gender and reproductive health outcomes by learning about their bodies, reproductive health, gender-based violence and gender roles.
This Spring 2013 edition of Pathways explores Pathfinder's gender equality work through the stories of women like Deolinda, a young advocate and female condom user, and Celia, a nurse and family planning advocate empowering women in Matola, Mozambique.
Recognizing the need for integrated packages of basic health services to reach internally displaced persons, in 2011 Pathfinder-Burundi began an innovative service delivery approach. Leveraging its internal expertise, Pathfinder and its partners have introduced integrated mobile teams.
Pathfinder's 2011 Annual Report, "Breaking Down Barriers," looks at the obstacles people face in accessing sexual and reproductive health care and what Pathfinder has done in the past year to break these barriers down.
A Review of Adolescent Gender and Sexual and Reproductive Health Projects: Findings and Recommendations
This report summarizes findings from a review of projects to identify promising strategies to transform gender norms and improve sexual and reproductive health outcomes with potential for adaptation and scale-up in Northern Uganda and similar contexts.
This paper presents Pathfinder's comprehensive approach to safe abortion programming including provider training, client friendly counseling, addressing the needs of vulnerable populations including youth, community mobilization, and advocacy.
Assessment of Kenyan Sexual Networks: Collecting evidence for interventions tor educe HIV/STI risk in Garissa, North Eastern Province, and Eastleigh, Nairobi
This paper presents evidence supporting the theory that the population of North Eastern province has sexual behaviors comparable to key populations in other areas of Kenya.
This publication provides a background in the risks faced by populations especially vulnerable to HIV and AIDS.
This series of documents provides guidance for Program Managers and Health Providers on a variety of topics.
Family Planning Discussion Topics for Voluntary Counseling and Testing: A Reference Guide for FP Counseling of Individuals, Couples, and Special Groups by Trained VCT Counselors
This tool provides useful information to help VCT counselors integrate family planning messages into their counseling sessions.
Handbook - Advanced Unit 19 - CHBC for Groups Needing Special Attention
Trainer's Guide - Advanced Unit 19 - CHBC for Groups Needing Special Attention
Community Home-based-care for People and Communities Affected by HIV/AIDS: Training Course and Handbook for Community Health Workers
This illustrated handbook provides community health workers with a practical user-friendly tool that can be used as reference material, and also during skills transfer to clients and caregivers.
A series of four-page briefs on selected issues in young adult reproductive health. Each brief describes a specific issue, presents what is known about the topic, and provides extensive references so that readers can locate additional information.
Reaching Socially Marginalized Youth
Reaching Indigenous Youth with Reproductive Health Information and Services
Reaching Indigenous Youth with Reproductive Health Information and Services (Spanish)