- Started by: NAJI GEBREMARIAM
- For: BDO
- Started on: 28 dec 2023
- Closing Date: 27 dec 2024
Bridge for Development Organization plans to train 30 health care workers from 10 health centers in Addis Ababa. The health workers will learn how to provide quality and adolescent and youth friendly sexual health and family planning program approach and fill the supply side gaps. Following the training the health worker will work with improved strategies and program quality improvement indicators.
One of the reasons of high teenage pregnancies is low service provision (supply side) resulting from problems of low access, low quality, and low youth-friendly service provision. Under the Adolescent and Youth health program, family planning service is being provided in health center. From reports and observations of the adolescent and youth family planning services showed among others lack of specific training tailored to quality and adolescent friendly sexual health and family planning service provision to the service providers.
This project aims to fill the gaps in supply side namely, low access, quality, and youth-friendly family planning (FP) services in Addis Ababa in Kolfe Keranio subcity in 10 health centers through provider training. Most of these supply side gaps can be bridged through training of family planning providers and undertaking quality strategies and activities.
LONG TERM IMPACT
The trained health workers will use the improved approach user friendly family planning education, counseling and delivery of appropriate contraceptive. Through quality service the number of beneficiary youth and program satisfaction will be increase.