Adolescent & Youth Health

Adolescent & Youth Health

Group of girls posing for a photo in Daloa, Cote D'Ivoire.

Transforming Futures, One Young Person at a Time Today, around the world, there are about 1.8 billion adolescents and young people between the ages of 10 and 24. Investments in their health and education can transform their lives and produce positive economic and social results. Jhpiego supports evidence-based adolescent health programs that help young people

Strengthening Health Care Workers’ Ebola Infection Prevention Skills in Guinea

Two health workers in protective clothing.

Baltimore, MD—Jhpiego, an international health non-profit and affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, and Alcoa Foundation today announced a new partnership to provide infectious disease preparedness training for health care workers in the Boké Region in western Guinea. The new, 4-month project will train 118 health care providers and provide supportive supervision and on-the-job mentoring in three health facilities in Boké Region that serve 207,000 Guineans. This partnership between Jhpiego and Alcoa Foundation will build on