ACCIÓN Y DESARROLLO
Using their FICE tools, Peruvian organization Acción y Desarrollo developed a strategy to reduce violence, early parenthood and early pregnancy rates among young adolescents in Lima and Junin, Peru.
- 200 adolescent girls received leadership training to prevent violence in their schools.
- 800 adolescents (both boys and girls) created professional and technical development projects, which helped decrease early parenthood and pregnancy rates.
- Developed partnership with new international donor, EMpower Foundation, to support 3 new violence and teen pregnancy prevention projects to benefit over 1,000 adolescent girls.
- Increased awareness of their cause by making formal presentations to the Argentinian Ministry of Education and in Peruvian universities.