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The theme pack includes 14 items from our Resource Packs: one backgrounder, six interview scripts, five dramas, one Broadcaster how-to guide, and one set of radio spots. The theme pack also includes nine Barza Wire Farmer stories. One resource is available in Swahili.


Backgrounder: Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)


Maternal and infant mortality, why don’t we talk about it?

The Love Letter project: An invitation for men to stand by their wives during pregnancy and childbirth

Let’s talk about it: A young couple plans pregnancy and childbirth

Breaking the silence around infertility in women and men

Teaching youth about sexuality

Sexual consent


The power failure

Talking to teens about unsafe sex

Prevent malaria in pregnancy!

Maternal Health, Part One

Maternal Health, Part Two

Maternal postpartum depression

Broadcaster how-to guide

BH2 – How to deal with sensitive issues on air

Barza Wire stories

Burkina Faso: Schools support girls during menstrual cycle

South Sudan: ‘Real men don’t marry children’

Tanzania: Girls struggle to avoid forced marriage, yearn to learn

Burkina Faso: Students march to protest child marriage and early pregnancy

Burkina Faso: Household heads plant fruit trees to improve youth diets

Burkina Faso: Student groups start dialogue between teens and parents about sexuality

Burkina Faso: Women save money and protect the environment with reusable sanitary pads

Sierra Leone: Ebola halts female genital mutilation


The following resource is available in Swahili:

Zuia malaria wakati wa ujauzito!


We hope that this kind of “one-stop shop” on selected topics is useful, and that you can use the resources in this month’s theme pack to make effective programming on sexual and reproductive health, especially among adolescents.