Thilly de Boer's scientific contributions

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Today, more than half of the world population is under the age of 25 years and one in four is under age 18. The urgency of expanding access to Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) notably for children and young people in Africa and Asia is greater than ever before. However, many challenges to the implementation and delivery of CSE in resource po...


... The Yes I Do programme (2016-2018) aimed at improving young people's SRHR and reducing child marriage and teenage pregnancy in Sindh, Pakistan. A package of interventions, including a 'whole school approach' [18], community dialogues, and economic empowerment activities, was implemented in selected districts. In particular, the programme developed a Kiran network model comprising of peer educators who were trained on understanding SRHR and raising awareness about child marriage through door-to-door community campaigns. ...