Sibonga National High School
Poblacion Sibonga, Cebu
Teenage Pregnancy: Prevention and Intervention
Johnna Kate dela Vega
GRADE 12- STEM
Ana Lorraine Gealon
September 4, 2017
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES IN LINE WITH TPP AND PREP’S OBJECTIVES
Teenage pregnancy is a worldwide problem that accompanies the initiation of sexual activity at increasingly younger ages. This unique reference resource provides students with cross-cultural comparisons of the issues associated with teenage pregnancy. How do different cultures deal with this problem? How has the problem changed in recent years? What programs have been initiated to try to control the problem? By understanding the history of teenage pregnancy and how it is viewed both socially and politically in different societies, students can come to an understanding of how it affects the world, what its dangers are, and how we can come up with a comprehensive strategy for preventing and coping with it everywhere.
The project is in response to the objectives of the Teen Pregnancy Prevention (TPP) Program and the Personal Responsibility and Education Program (PREP) which aims to to address high rates of teen pregnancy,prevention and intervention, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and associated sexual risk behaviors.The study will promote collaboration among the organization of the CDC Teen Pregnancy by providing information and data about teen pregnancy, resources for parents, guardians, and health care providers. Upon completion of this project, it is intended to be presented in TPP and PREP for research dissemination and intellectual discussion....