State of World Population 2013

Motherhood in Childhood - Facing the Challenge of Adolescent Pregnancy

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The newest edition of the UNFP flagship report offers a wide range of insights on the impact that teenage pregnancies can have on the health of young girls, their education and their lives. In this publication, a certain number of necessary recommendations are made, more precisely actions that governments, civil society and international organizations can take to address the underlying causes of adolescent pregnancy in various contexts around the world.

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A global challenge

I was 16 and never missed a day of school. I liked studying so much, I would much rather spend time with my books than watch TV! I dreamt of going to college and then getting a good job so that I could take my parents away from the dingy house we lived in.

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