Sex health services a right for youth

During last year’s national exams, media reported alarming cases of girls who sat the papers in delivery rooms or went into labour in the exam room.These statistics show the need for urgent action and awareness to enable the youth to manage their own sexual and reproductive health. Estimates from developing countries indicate that pregnancy and delivery complications, including unsafe abortions, are the second leading causes of death for girls below 20 years.
About this Resource:

Year Published/Updated: 2018

Author(s): Kimbo, Liza

Languages: English
Regions: Africa
Countries: Kenya
Topics: Media/PR