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ADOLESCENT GIRLS ASSESSMENT IRAQ, UNFPA/UNICEF - MAY 2016

Subject/Objective: 
Assessment to identify the specific needs and challenges of adolescent girls in Erbil (Darashakran RefugeeCamp, Baharkha IDP Camp, Baharmandan Non-Camp setting) and Dohuk (Sharia IDP Camp, Sharia Non-Camp Setting, Domiz Refugee Camp).
Methodology: 
Consultations were made to 105 girls between the ages of 11 to 19 years, 38 mothers of adolescent girls, staff from over 21 agencies and three Government Ministries in other to develop and design the adolescent girls toolkit for varied needs in Iraq context.
Key findings: 
The key findings to the assessment conducted included - overview of the Child, Youth Friendly Spaces and Women's Community Centres; Psychological and recreational activities; Tailored activities for girls; GBV Case management for girls; Mobile approaches; Outreach and awareness raising; Child marriage; Education; Health; Access to non food items (NFI) and distributions; Privacy; Promising practices; and Adolescent girls toolkit.
Assessment Report: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Questionnaire: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Data: 
Publicly Available
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Assessment Date(s): 
19 Apr 2016 to 02 May 2016
Status: 
Report completed
Unit(s) of Measurement: 
Community
Individuals
Collection Method(s): 
Key Informant Interview
Focus group discussion
Population Type(s): 
Adolescents
Other
IDPs
Cluster(s)/Sector(s): 
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
United Nations Population Fund
Participating Organization(s): 
United Nations Children's Fund
Location(s): 
Erbil
Sumel