Advancing Quality Education and School-Related Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights – UNICEF

Reporting Organization:UNICEF
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 3,000,000
Timeframe: March 23, 2018 - June 30, 2020
Status: Completion
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization


Participating Organizations

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Mozambique - $ 3,000,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Reproductive Health & Rights incl. Maternal Health (5 %)

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Education (85 %)

Sexual & Gender-based Violence (10 %)

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This project supports UNICEF in strengthening the Ministry of Education and Human Development’s capacity to implement its gender equality strategy to address gender barriers and sexual and reproductive health and rights in education. Project activities include: (1) training of up to 100 education officers, planners and staff responsible for promoting gender equality in order to address gender barriers in education; (2) developing guidelines on menstrual hygiene management and providing gender-appropriate sanitation facilities in up to 28 targeted schools; and (3) mobilizing up to 500 communities in Tete and Zambezia, two of the poorest provinces with a significant number of school-aged children, to reduce gender-based violence, foster safe learning environments and combat child, early and forced marriages.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Adult men Adolescent females Children, girls Children, boys
Total Direct Population: 100
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100 training
28 infrastructure
500 mobilization
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcomes for the project include: (1) increased capacity of up to 100 education officers, planners and staff responsible for promoting gender equality at the national, provincial and district levels to address gender issues in education; (2) increased mobilization of up to 500 school communities in Tete and Zambezia to address issues of early pregnancies, early marriages, and gender-based violence; and, (3) improved access to sanitation facilities and menstrual hygiene management in approximately 28 schools to increase retention of girls.

Achieved Results



  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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