Co-Lab: Adolescent Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights

Adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights: generating evidence and strengthening country capacity

The project will work across multiple countries in sub-Saharan Africa (including a specific deep-dive test case in Tanzania) to develop and test improved methods of measurement, monitoring, and knowledge translation in ASRHR and gender, which work in local contexts. It will also develop and pilot methods and tools to better analyze, communicate, and translate into action ASRHR-relevant data from national surveys including subnational analyses that can inform government policies and programs and local projects led by Canadian and other NGOs. Finally, it will pilot tools to better integrate national survey data, with a focus on subnational analyses, and local program/project/district data to inform local level monitoring, learning and evaluation

Lead Partners 

university of manitoba




plan international canada





Global Partners 

Countdown to 2030 for Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health (Canada) 

Africa Population & Health Research Centre (Kenya) 

National Institute for Medical Research (Tanzania) 

Countries of Work 

  • Tanzania (Primary) 
  • Malawi 
  • Mozambique 
  • Uganda 
  • Zambia 
  • Nigeria 
  • Ethiopia 
  • Zimbabwe 
  • Ghana