Final Evaluation of the Healthy Youth Program

Final evaluation of a programme that sought to improve youth health in 5 cities in Maranhão, NE Brazil, focusing on access to information, support for health services and prevention of gender violence. The programme was coordinated by NGO Plan International and supported by pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. Plan Eval visited the beneficiary communities, where it applied 209 questionnaires with self-administered tablets, carried out 9 focal groups and 29 in-depth interviews. Impact was estimated by comparison with an existing baseline.

Undertaken activities: