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Adolescent Job Aid

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This Nepali edition of Adolescent Job Aid is a handy desk reference tool for health workers (trained and registered doctors, nurses and clinical officers) who provide services to children, adolescents and adults. It aims to help these health workers respond to their adolescent patients more effectively and with greater sensitivity. It provides precise, step-by-step guidance on how to deal with adolescents when they present with a problem or a concern about their health or development.

It comprises three main parts:

Part 1: The clinical interaction between adolescents and health workers.

Part 2: Algorithms, communication tips and frequently asked questions on 25 presentations related to developmental conditions, pregnancy-related conditions, genital conditions including sexually transmitted infections, HIV and other common presentations.

Part 3: Information for adolescents and their parents or other accompanying adults on important health and development issues.

 

किशोरावस्थामा शारीरिक, मनोवैज्ञानिक र सामाजिक परिवर्तनहरू भइरहेका हुन्छन् । यस्तो परिवर्तन हुने क्रममा आफ्नो शरीरमा भइरहेका विभिन्न परिवर्तनहरूका बारेमा उनीहरूको मनमा विभिन्न प्रश्नहरू वा जिज्ञासाहरू आउनु स्वाभाविक हुन्छ । किशोरकिशोरीलाई स्वस्थ रहिरहन वा स्वास्थ्य समस्याबाट मुक्त गराउन स्वास्थ्यकर्मीले ठूलो भूमिका खेल्ने हुनाले स्वास्थ्यकर्मीका लागि यो सहयोगी पुस्तिका तयार गरिएको हो । 

 

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Social and Financial Skills Package - Rupantaran

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The Social and Financial Skills Package (SFSP) contains 15 modules. The package aims at empowering adolescent girls through weekly sessions that are conducted by social mobilizers and facilitators over a period of nine months. In collaboration with the Department of Women and Children, UNFPA is supporting this life skills training, locally called “Rupantaran” (transformation).  

 

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Population Monograph of Nepal 2014 Volume III: Economic Demography

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The Population Monograph of Nepal 2014, an analytical report of the census 2011 presented in three volumes contains in-depth analysis of different topics related to the population of the country prepared by the eminent professionals dealing with such issues in their professional work. The first volume contains 12 chapters related to the population dynamics of Nepal, such as size and structure of the population, nuptiality, fertility, mortality, migration and population projections.
 
This second volume contains 10 chapters on social demography dealing with caste/ethnicity, language, ageing, socioeconomic characteristics, status of gender, education, adolescents and youth, children and disability. Similarly, the third volume consists 9 chapters which include important interlinkages of population and economic variable such as economic activities, urbanization, economic development, environment, status of agriculture and other poverty indicators. Data has been disaggregated by caste, ethnicity, gender and spatial distribution wherever possible.
 

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Population Monograph of Nepal 2014 Volume II: Social Demography

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The Population Monograph of Nepal 2014, an analytical report of the census 2011 presented in three volumes contains in-depth analysis of different topics related to the population of the country prepared by the eminent professionals dealing with such issues in their professional work. The first volume contains 12 chapters related to the population dynamics of Nepal, such as size and structure of the population, nuptiality, fertility, mortality, migration and population projections.

This second volume contains 10 chapters on social demography dealing with caste/ethnicity, language, ageing, socioeconomic characteristics, status of gender, education, adolescents and youth, children and disability. Similarly, the third volume consists 9 chapters which include important interlinkages of population and economic variable such as economic activities, urbanization, economic development, environment, status of agriculture and other poverty indicators. Data has been disaggregated by caste, ethnicity, gender and spatial distribution wherever possible.

 

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Facility Based Assessment for Reproductive Health Commodities and Services

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The Global Programme to Enhance Reproductive Health Commodity Security (GPRHCS) is a unique and effective mechanism to deliver results in key priority countries. This UNFPA programme operates as a thematic pooled fund with a focused mission to ensure a secure, steady and reliable supply of quality reproductive health commodities and improve access and use by strengthening national health systems and services.

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विपद्को अवस्थामा किशोरकिशोरीको लागि यौन तथा प्रजनन् स्वास्थ्य सेवा सहयोगी सामग्री

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यो सहयोगी सामग्रीले किशोरकिशोरीहरुका यौन तथा प्रजनन् स्वास्थ्य सेवाका लागि पैरवी गर्न आवश्यक पर्ने सूचना र मार्गदर्शन प्रदान गर्दछ । यसले किशोरकिशोरीहरुको समावेशी यौन तथा प्रजनन् स्वास्थ्य कार्यक्रम तर्जुमा र कार्यान्वयनमा समेत सहयोग गर्दछ । विपद् वा त्यसपछिको अवस्थामा किशोरकिशोरीहरुका आवश्यकताप्रति सरोकारवालाहरुलाई उत्तरदायी बनाउन र यौन तथा प्रजनन् स्वास्थ्य कार्यक्रम कार्यान्वयन सुनिश्चित गर्न के-कस्ता काम गर्न सकिन्छ भन्ने कुरामा मार्गनिर्देश गरिएको छ । 

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Engaging Men and Boys, Communities and Parents to End Violence against Women, Child Marriage and Other Harmful Practices in Nepal

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This document is prepared to develop a ‘targeted strategy which takes into account global best practices in the area of ending child marriages, including ending violence and harmful practices against women and girls through engaging communities and involving men and boys in this effort'. The proposed targeted strategy is part of the new Country Plan of Action (CPAP) of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in Nepal which commenced in 2013 and will end in 2017.
The strategy has validated the focus of the CPAP to engage men and boys, parents and communities including religious leaders to address the issue of child marriage and harmful practices that are deeply rooted in socio cultural values and behaviours. UNFPA is rolling out the strategy in the UN agency's advocacy and behaviour change communication interventions at the district level and in its work to support national efforts of the government in strengthening systems to prevent and respond to violence and harmful practices.

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Bajhang District Profile 2014

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The District Profile 2014 of Bajhang was prepared by collecting the sector-wise information available in the district, analyzing the data and district situation and holding consultations with the local government agencies and stakeholders. It aims to strengthen the existing district database system. The District Development Committee, government line agencies and development partners have started using the data and information contained in the profile in their planning processes. Prepared with UNFPA support, this document will help the local government agencies, development partners, researchers and scholars in formulating policies, collecting evidence and evaluating their programmes. It covers the following information of Bajhang:
• Geographical information 
• Demographic situation 
• Social information: Situation of women, children, people living with disabilities, and status of education and health
• Drinking water and sanitation situation 
• Economic and employment situation
• Status of social services
• Agricultural, forestry and environment situation 
• Disaster management situation
• Local resources

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First National Population Conference 2014: Post-Conference Proceedings

Annual Report

The First National Population Conference 2014 was jointly organized by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP); Central Department of Population Studies/Tribhuvan University (CPDS/TU); Population Association of Nepal (PAN); Centre for Research on Environment, Health and Population Activities (CREHPA); Family Planning Association of Nepal (FPAN) and the Country Office of United Nations Population Fund in Nepal (UNFPA Nepal). Population Services International (PSI) and Marie Stopes International (MSI) were the co-organizers. A total of 108 papers selected by an Evaluation Committee were presented in 72 parallel, 8 plenary and 36 poster sessions around 15 relevant themes. The following section highlights key policy areas and recommendations that emanated from the findings of the papers presented and discussions held during the Conference.

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Management of Obstetric Fistula for Health Care Providers: Learners' Guide

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Obstetric fistula is a devastating child birth injury that has been severely neglected, despite the traumatizing impact it has on the lives of affected women and girls. This publication is intended for learners, facilitators and supervisors to be completed using an on-the-job training approach either in their workplaces or in different facilities. With the training package, service providers are expected to have comprehensive knowledge about obstetric fistula on how to provide quality care.

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