Girls Reproductive Health, Rights and Empowerment Accelerated in Tanzania (GRREAT)

Reporting Organization:UNICEF
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 20,000,000
Timeframe: March 30, 2019 - March 31, 2025
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization


Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Tanzania, United Republic of - $ 20,000,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Reproductive Health & Rights incl. Maternal Health (65 %)

Nutrition (15 %)

Sexual Health & Rights (5 %)

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Law, Governance & Public Policy (15 %)

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This project works to empower and to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and well-being of vulnerable Tanzanian adolescent girls through a multifaceted and comprehensive approach and by working with adolescent boys and girls, parents, communities and governments. Project activities include: (1) scaling-up the supply (provision of and access to services) and demand (request for and use of services) for a full range of SRHR and nutrition services and information for adolescent girls; (2) establishing a platform for adolescent girls to share views on, and gain knowledge of, their SRHR, nutrition and empowerment issues, and leverage this platform for SRHR advocacy; (3) building evidence for enhanced government programming, policy, advocacy and accountability in adolescent girls’ SRHR and nutrition issues and gaps, and propose innovative solutions; (4) training approximately 1,162 healthcare workers in 581 health facilities, and 3,350 community health workers; (5) raising the awareness of over 227,500 adolescent girls and 200,000 adolescent boys on their SRHR and on nutrition issues through community and school interventions and activities, as well as providing leadership training; (6) reaching approximately 850,000 adolescent girls and boys through youth-targeted radio programs and media interventions; and (7) raising the awareness of approximately 200,000 adolescent boys and 30,000 parents on harmful norms, gender roles and social attitudes that are barriers to the well-being and empowerment of adolescent girls.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adolescent females Adolescent males
Total Direct Population: 1,512,012
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Platform established
SRHR and nutrition services scaled up
1,162 Healthcare workers trained
3,350 Community health workers trained
850,000 Adolescent girls and boys through youth-targeted radio programs and media interventions reached
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) improved provision of, and adolescent girls’ use of, gender-responsive adolescent-friendly SRHR and nutrition services; and (2) strengthened evidence base for more effective adolescent SRHR planning and implementation.

Achieved Results


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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