Addressing the needs of first-time parents: A dialogue to advance programming

October 29, 2014

Host: E2A, Youth Health and Rights Coalition

The Youth Health and Rights Coalition and E2A Project will host the first in a series of technical exchanges on adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health topics. During this technical exchange, participants will:

  • hear the outcomes of an expert consultation on first-time parents (see event below), including married and unmarried young mothers;
  • discuss first-time parent program experiences from Uganda and India
  • exchange ideas on strategies to address the needs and rights of first-time parents.

Speakers:

  • Regina Benevides, Senior Youth Advisor, E2A Project
  • Susan Oregede, Pathfinder International, GREAT Project
  • Anindita Dasgupta, University of California at San Diego, CHARM Project
  • Moderator:  Ann Warner, Senior Gender and Youth Specialist, International Center for Research on Women
When: October 29, 2014
Where: 1250 23rd Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States