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An adolescent girl from Gaza. Photo: Rebecca Reid/Overseas Development Institute

Understanding adolescent vulnerabilities in LMICs through an intersectional lens

Understanding adolescent vulnerabilities in LMICs through an intersectional lens: launch of a new European Journal of Development Research Special…
20th September 2021
2021-09-20 15:49:30

Webinar on Adolescent Experiences in Chittagong and Sylhet: the support programme and COVID-19 impac...

Adolescents, who make up more than one-fifth of the total population in Bangladesh, are facing specific risks related to the…
20th May 2021
2021-05-20 09:56:12
13-year-old girl living in an ITS in Jordan. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE 2020

13-year-old girl living in an ITS in Jordan. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE 2020

Researching adolescent mental health in contexts of forced displacement

This event co-organised by GAGE and the UCL’s Institute for Global Prosperity will provide an opportunity to explore different disciplinary…
26th April 2021
2021-04-26 12:08:47
Young adolescent girls in Chittagong, Bangladesh © Nathalie Bertrams / GAGE

Young adolescent girls in Chittagong, Bangladesh © Nathalie Bertrams / GAGE

Supporting Adolescent Girls in the Time of COVID-19: Evidence and Policy for Bangladesh

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on women and girls globally, widening existing inequalities in livelihoods, burden…
23rd April 2021
2021-04-23 07:40:42
Norwegian Refugee Council ensures access to school in Afghanistan. Photo: EU ECHO

Norwegian Refugee Council ensures access to school in Afghanistan. Photo: EU ECHO

Agency and empowerment for adolescent girls beyond Covid-19

As governments roll out Covid-19 response plans, a critical window of opportunity arises to reshape adolescent girls’ programs,…
1st March 2021
2021-03-01 01:19:45
Photo: Simon Davis/DfID

Photo: Simon Davis/DfID

The impact of covid-19 in Ethiopia

Register here Organised by Oxford Policy Management (OPM) and funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO),…
2nd December 2020
2020-12-02 01:12:55
Photo: Narayan Debnath/DfID

Photo: Narayan Debnath/DfID

New forms of adolescent voice and agency through ICT and mobile phone use

“When our country will become fully digitalized, we would just be carrying a tab with all study materials, instead of…
30th November 2020
2020-11-30 03:21:32
Anti-trafficking checkpoint at Nepal-India border. Photo: NISER

Anti-trafficking checkpoint at Nepal-India border. Photo: NISER

The Adult Entertainment Sector in Nepal: learning from research, policy and practice

Join via Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83782457913?pwd=UE5lZlJydFVLcWJudmpZNnBZOHhMZz09 In this event, GAGE will situate our findings within current debates related to the…
9th November 2020
2020-11-09 04:07:07
Girls club in Rwanda. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE

Girls club in Rwanda. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE

Adolescent girls’ vision for accountability in Generation Equality

Covid-19 has sparked a rise in gender-based violence, and threats to girls’ education and empowerment. It risks undermining gains…
23rd September 2020
2020-09-23 04:53:40

Covid-19 and the experiences of vulnerable urban youth in Ethiopia

The Ministry of  Women, Children and Youth in collaboration with sector ministries, development partners, youth organisations and other…
22nd September 2020
2020-09-22 06:25:32
Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE

Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE

The impact of parenting programmes on enhancing adolescent well-being

In recent years there has been an upsurge in parenting programmes designed to support parents and caregivers in low and middle income countries develop…
18th June 2020
2020-06-18 01:50:37

2020-06-12 00:18:00

Making girls count: using data to ensure no girl is left behind

Download the slide deck (PDF) Twenty-five years after the world’s leaders committed to transforming women’s rights in…
6th April 2020
2020-04-06 00:48:49

Knowledge, power and social change: honouring Simeen Mahmud

The conference will bring together researchers who have worked with our esteemed late colleague, Simeen Mahmud, as well as…
7th January 2020
2020-01-07 01:08:45
Boys in Jordan playing soccer. Photo: Natalie Bertrams/GAGE

Boys in Jordan playing soccer. Photo: Natalie Bertrams/GAGE

Leaving no one behind: GAGE baseline findings in Jordan

In Jordan, GAGE in partnership with UNICEF is carrying out mixed-methods research in rural and urban communities, across a sample…
29th August 2019
2019-08-29 03:49:35
Photo: Johanna de Tessières/Humanity & Inclusion

Photo: Johanna de Tessières/Humanity & Inclusion

Leaving no women and girls behind

Notwithstanding the SDG’s call to ‘Leave No One Behind’, many women and girls continue to face significant barriers accessing SRHR…
28th May 2019
2019-05-28 23:59:25

Programming with adolescent boys to promote gender-equitable masculinities: what do we know?

As part of our research, we have launched a report looking at the existing evidence on programming with adolescent…
25th April 2019
2019-04-25 14:26:35

Ethiopia GAGE Baseline launch: exploring the realities of adolescents

In Ethiopia, GAGE is carrying out research in rural and urban communities in the Oromia, Amhara, Afar regions and the…
5th April 2019
2019-04-05 14:17:01

Emerging Evidence on ‘Invisible’ Adolescent Girls: Tackling Exploitation and Promoting Resilience so...

The invite-only event presented emerging evidence from LMICs about adolescent girls’ and boys’ experiences and perspectives, exploring their vulnerability to…
27th February 2019
2019-02-27 14:34:47

From girls to women: gender-based violence across the life course

Watch the event here. Every 10 minutes, somewhere in the world, an adolescent girl…
27th February 2019
2019-02-27 14:29:45

GAGE at the Development Studies Association Annual Conference

GAGE organised a panel at the 2018 Development Studies Association Conference (27th – 29th June) entitled ‘shedding light on the…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 15:45:19

World Refugee Day: Adolescence in Gaza, Bangladesh and South Sudan: implications for policy-makers

Organiser: GAGE, Plan International UK, Gender Action for Peace and Security (GAPS) To commemorate World Refugee Day on June 20th,…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 15:41:05
Adolescent girl in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE 2020

Adolescent girl in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo: Nathalie Bertrams/GAGE 2020

Adolescence, disability and gender inequalities: understanding the policy implications of new resear...

Organiser: GAGE, Leonard Cheshire and ADD International On June 14th, GAGE, Leonard Cheshire Disability and ADD International hosted a side…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 15:38:48

Social Protection, Gender Norms and Adolescence: An Expert Dialogue

Social protection is currently high on the international policy agenda – as illustrated by the fact that the next Commission…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 15:07:22

'Children and youth facing violence in Africa: What do we know? What can we do?' Conference

Organiser: The Federal Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, the Ethiopian Development Research Institute’s Ethiopian Centre for Child Research, Oak…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 15:04:39

Adolescent Experiences Through A Gender Lens: Emerging Findings from the GAGE Baseline Research

On 3 December we had the opportunity to discuss some of the emerging findings from the baseline data collection for…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 14:58:56

Universal Children's Day: Creating protective environments for the most vulnerable children

Credit: Muriel Kahane To commemorate Universal Children’s Day 2018, the Bond Child Rights Working Group, the Department for International Development…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 14:55:53

Inaugural GAGE Ambassador Lecture - Women's economic empowerment across the life course and the sign...

Credit: Letisha Lunin To mark International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC), the Department of Gender Studies, the Department of…
25th February 2019
2019-02-25 14:51:40
Young adolescent girls meeting at the Anganwadi Centre in Rajasthan, India. Photo: Soumi Das/UNICEF

Young adolescent girls meeting at the Anganwadi Centre in Rajasthan, India. Photo: Soumi Das/UNICEF

Gender- and adolescent-responsive social protection: unleashing the potential of social protection f...

On the occasion of the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern…
16th February 2019
2019-02-16 20:42:19