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World Population Day 2013 – Adolescent pregnancy focus

Preventing early pregnancy and poor reproductive outcomes among adolescents in developing countries. WHO PhotoThere are over 600 million girls in the world today, more than 500 million of them in developing countries. They are shaping humanity’s present and future. The opportunities and choices girls have during adolescence will enable them to begin adulthood as empowered, active citizens. With the right skills and opportunities, they can invest in themselves, in their families and their Continue reading