Wednesday, December 2 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Silver Room

Session 82:
Adolescent Pregnancy and Fertility

Chair: Anastasia J. Gage, Tulane University
Discussant: Akim Mturi, North-West University, Mafikeng Campus

  1. Disaggregated data on adolescent first birth in 21 sub-Saharan African countries: trends and characteristicsSarah Neal, University of Southampton ; Amos R. Channon, University of Southampton ; Venkatraman Chandra-Mouli, World Health Organization (WHO)

  2. Becoming sexually active, having a first birth, and getting married in sub-Saharan AfricaIan M. Timaeus, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  3. Young people’s experiences in accessing sexual and reproductive health services in sub-Saharan Africa: a content analysisSulemana Abubakari, University of Ghana ; Mumuni Abu, University of Ghana ; Delali M. Badasu, University of Ghana

  4. Factors associated with teenage pregnancy and motherhood in NigeriaAyodeji Kupoluyi, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Bosede Oyinloye, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Elizabeth O. Njoku, Obafemi Awolowo University

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