Facing the Challenge of Adolescent Pregnancy in Zimbabwe

No. of pages: 16

Publication date: 2016

Author: UNFPA Zimbabwe

Publisher: UNFPA Zimbabwe

This Booklet, based on the findings of the National Teenage Fertility Study: 
• Presents the current status of adolescent pregnancy in Zimbabwe
• Explains the drivers and psycho-social, economic, development and health costs of adolescent pregnancy
• Offers recommendations for addressing adolescent pregnancy and leveraging demographic dividend in promoting socio-economic growth