Publications & Tools

BROWSE OUR TECHNICAL RESOURCES

As a leader in effective programming to improve sexual and reproductive health, Pathfinder is committed to advancing our understanding of technical practice. Search here for approaches and tools from over half a century of work around the globe.

Have additional questions, or can't find what you're looking for? Email technicalcommunications@pathfinder.org for assistance.

June 2014

Straight to the Point: Assessing Partner Capacity Building Needs (Multiple Languages)

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.

June 2014

Addressing Unmet Need for Contraception among HIV-Positive Women: A Qualitative Study of the Arise Project in Uganda

This report presents the findings from a qualitative study conducted in January 2014 in Lango and Teso regions of Uganda among Arise Project beneficiaries and service providers.

March 2016

Providing Reproductive Health Services to Young Married Women and First-time Parents in West Africa: A Supplemental Training Module for Community Workers Conducting Home Visits

This training aims to give community health workers conducting home visits to young married women and first-time parents (FTPs) the knowledge and skills needed to promote the sexual and reproductive health and rights of these groups. This training is designed for use in francophone West Africa, where a significant proportion of adolescent girls aged 15–19 and young women aged 20–24 are married or living in union, but it can easily be adapted for other settings.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Burkina Faso
Guinea
Niger
Year
2016
Community Worker Training
March 2016

Meeting the Needs of Young Married Women and First-time Parents

Young married women and first-time parents (FTPs) face a unique set of challenges to living healthy sexual and reproductive lives. This series of trainings aim to give health care providers, community workers, and small group facilitators the knowledge and skills they need to meet the needs of these groups.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Burkina Faso
Guinea
Niger
Year
2016
March 2016

Small Group Facilitation for Young Married Women and First-time Parents in West Africa: A Supplemental Training Module for Facilitators

This training aims to impart the skills needed for peers to facilitate small groups of young married women and first-time parents (FTPs), which can reduce these young women’s social isolation and increase knowledge of sexual and reproductive health. This training is designed for use in francophone West Africa, where a significant proportion of adolescent girls aged 15–19 and young women aged 20–24 are married or living in union, but it can easily be adapted for other settings.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Burkina Faso
Guinea
Niger
Year
2016
March 2016

Providing Reproductive Health Services to Young Married Women and First-time Parents in West Africa: A Supplemental Training Module for Facility-based Health Care Providers

Young married women and first-time parents (FTPs) face a unique set of challenges to living healthy sexual and reproductive lives. This training aims to give health care providers the knowledge and skills they need to meet the needs of these groups. This training is designed for use in francophone West Africa, where a significant proportion of adolescent girls aged 15–19 and young women aged 20–24 are married or living in union, but it can easily be adapted for other settings.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Burkina Faso
Guinea
Niger
Year
2016
YPLHIV image
January 2016

Young People Living with HIV: A Collection and Review of the Resources for Health Workers Around the World

This compendium was developed to identify and facilitate access to useful resources that will help field teams and organizations around the world improve service provision for young people living with HIV. The compendium includes resources for PLHIV related to: HIV care; HIV treatment; positive, health, dignity, and prevention; sexual and reproductive health; and disclosure.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
HIV & AIDS
Region
Global
Year
2016
May 2015

Making the difference: An intensive model for strengthening civil society capacity in Mozambique

This technical brief explores Pathfinder’s intensive approach to strengthening the organizational capacity of five youth-serving civil society organizations in Mozambique.

Focus Area
Systems Strengthening
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Advocacy
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Mozambique
Year
2015
March 2015

Without Boundary: Health and Rights for Young People

Pathfinder believes every girl deserves a childhood. If her childhood is stolen from her, she needs access to high quality sexual and reproductive health care. This issue of Pathways explores Pathfinder's innovative work to address the urgent health needs of married girls and young women in West Africa—an extremely underserved group.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Region
Africa
Country
Burkina Faso
Ethiopia
Guinea
Niger
Year
2015
August 2014

Research and Evaluation Working Paper Series

The purpose of the Working Paper Series is to disseminate work in progress by Pathfinder International staff on critical issues of population, reproductive health, and development.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Maternal & Newborn Health
Advocacy
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Asia
Africa
Country
Bangladesh
India
Nigeria
Tanzania
Year
2014
Scale-up of Adolescent Contraceptive Services
June 2014

Scale-up of Adolescent Contraceptive Services: Lessons from a 5-Country Comparative Analysis

This article retrospectively analyzes the scale up of adolescent-friendly contraceptive services in five countries and draws lessons learned to inform implementation and sustainable scale up of HIV and other services for adolescents.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Country
Ethiopia
Mozambique
Tanzania
Viet Nam
Year
2014
March 2014

Cue Cards for Counseling Adolescents on Contraception - Myanmar (Multiple Languages)

The set of cue cards is designed to help a range of community- and facility-based providers to counsel adolescents and young people on their contraceptive options.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Asia
Country
Myanmar
Year
2014
October 2013

My Future, My Choice: Increasing Young People's Access to Contraception

This Fall 2013 edition of Pathways explores Pathfinder's work with adolescents and youth, and in particular, providing those young people with choices when it comes to their contraception methods, their bodies, and their futures.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Behavior Change
Advocacy
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Country
Ethiopia
Mozambique
Year
2013
October 2013

Invest in Young People - It Pays

In response to an invitation from the editors of Reproductive Health, we put together key themes that reverberated throughout the conference, on the health and development needs of adolescents and young people, and promising solutions to meet them.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Advocacy
Region
Global
Year
2013
August 2013

Cartes Aide-Mémoire de Conseil des Adolescents sur la Contraception (Multiple Languages)

Cet ensemble de cartes aide-mémoire de conseils sur la contraception a été développé pour aider une variété de prestataires à conseiller la jeunesse sur les options disponibles en matière de contraception.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Year
2013
July 2013

Post-Abortion Care Services for Youth and Adult Clients in Kenya: A Comparison of Services, Client Satisfaction and Provider Attitudes

A study conducted by FHI 360 and Pathfinder International on the type of care young post-abortion care clients receive as compared with adult post-abortion care clients and providers’ attitudes towards serving adolescents and youth.

Focus Area
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Abortion
Maternal & Newborn Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Kenya
Year
2013
Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Year
2013
July 2013

Cue Cards for Counseling Adolescents on Contraception (Multiple Languages)

The set of cue cards is designed to help a range of community- and facility-based providers to counsel adolescents and young people on their contraceptive options.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Year
2013
June 2013

Securing Equitable Access to Comprehensive Abortion Care in South Africa: Technical Update

This technical update discusses Pathfinder South Africa’s experience supporting youth-friendly comprehensive abortion care service delivery in public sector facilities, providing recommendations for future such efforts.

Focus Area
Systems Strengthening
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Abortion
HIV & AIDS
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
South Africa
Year
2013
GREAT toolkit
June 2013

GREAT Scalable Toolkit (Multiple Languages)

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.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Behavior Change
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Year
2013
Focus Area
Systems Strengthening
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Maternal & Newborn Health
HIV & AIDS
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Africa
Country
Ethiopia
Kenya
Nigeria
South Africa
Year
2013
March 2013

Women Who Dare: Fostering Gender Equality and Addressing Violence Against Women

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.

Focus Area
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
Gender
Behavior Change
Contraception & Family Planning
Region
Global
Country
Mozambique
Uganda
Year
2013
Items 1 - 20 of 133  1234567Next
Scroll to top